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Puerto Madero - Fragata Sarmiento
Buenos Aires

Wikipedia:"ARA Presidente Sarmiento is a museum ship, originally built as a training ship for the Argentine Navy. She is considered to be the last intact cruising training ship from the 1890s.

The ship was originally built for the Argentine naval academy. The ARA Presidente Sarmiento made thirty seven annual training cruises including six circumnavigations of the globe. The ship was retired as a seagoing vessel in 1938, but continued to serve as a stationary training ship until 1961. She is now maintained in her original 1898 appearance as a museum ship near the center of Buenos Aires. This ship was named for Domingo Faustino Sarmiento, the seventh President of Argentina.

La fragata ARA Presidente Sarmiento se convirtió en 1897 en el primer buque escuela moderno que tuvo la Argentina construido específicamente con ese fin y es un testimonio de las jornadas en la formación naval de la juventud argentina. Construida en Inglaterra realizó 39 viajes alrededor del mundo recorriendo en total 1.100.000 millas marinas siempre en misión de paz. Actualmente se encuentra amarrada en el Dique III de Puerto Madero, en la Ciudad de Buenos Aires, convertida en museo."

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