5 Sights in Punta Arenas, Chile (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Punta Arenas, Chile. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Punta Arenas, Chile.

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1. Gabriela Mistral

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Lucila Godoy Alcayaga, known by her pseudonym Gabriela Mistral, was a Chilean poet-diplomat, educator and humanist. In 1945 she became the first Latin American author to receive a Nobel Prize in Literature, "for her lyric poetry which, inspired by powerful emotions, has made her name a symbol of the idealistic aspirations of the entire Latin American world". Some central themes in her poems are nature, betrayal, love, a mother's love, sorrow and recovery, travel, and Latin American identity as formed from a mixture of Native American and European influences. Her portrait also appears on the 5,000 Chilean peso bank note.

Wikipedia: Gabriela Mistral (EN)

2. Residencia Beaulier

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The Beaulier Residence or House of Human Rights is a property located on Cristóbal Colón Avenue, in the city of Punta Arenas, capital of the Magallanes Region and the Chilean Antarctic, Chile. Built in 1936 by the architect Antonio Beaulier as his own residence, between 1973 and 1976 it functioned as the regional headquarters of the Central Military Intelligence Service (SIM) that occupied it as a detention and torture center. It was declared a national monument of Chile, in the category of historical monument, by Decree No. 95, of April 11, 2016.

Wikipedia: Residencia Beaulier (ES)

3. Catedral de Punta Arenas

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The Sacred Heart Cathedral also called Punta Arenas Cathedral and Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, is a religious building of the Catholic Church which has a Renaissance tower that is dedicated to the order of the Salesians. Its construction began on December 28, 1892, on the plans made by the Father of the Salesian order Juan Bernabe. It is located in the city of Punta Arenas in the region of Magallanes and Chilean Antarctica in the South American country of Chile.

Wikipedia: Sacred Heart Cathedral, Punta Arenas (EN)

4. Prefectura de Carabineros de Punta Arenas

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The county of Carabineros de punta arenas is a historic monument located in the city of the same name, the Magellan region and Chilean Antarctica, Chile. Its design dates back to 1899, when Antonian architects presented it to the city council; Its construction dates back to around 1904-1906.

Wikipedia: Prefectura de Carabineros de Punta Arenas (ES)

5. Palacio Montes Pello

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The Montes Palace Hotel is a downtown building with sandy beaches, chili peppers and the Plaza mu ñ ozgamero square. Founded in 1920, it is home to the famous beach town, part of the city's typical urban area.

Wikipedia: Palacio Montes (ES)

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