Museo de las Américas is on the second floor of the Cuartel de Ballajá on Calle Norzagaray. Housed in a massive three-story building designed to house Spanish soldiers and their families, the museum presents permanent and temporary exhibits with a concentration on the artwork of the Americas. Displays include archeological artifacts, sculpture, Amazon Indian photographs and objects, folk art, a peasant's house and a replica of a country chapel. A permanent exhibit highlights African heritage.
Guided tours are available by reservation.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.