In the city of Malargüe, and to solve the enigma of ultra-energetic cosmic rays, lies the unique Cosmic Ray Observatory in the world. The Pierre Auger Observatory studies the particle showers that occur each time a cosmic ray collides with the molecules of the upper atmosphere. This undertaking research energy, direction of arrival and the nature of cosmic rays of the highest energies observed. As a result of the installation of the Pierre Auger Observatory, and with the need to continue promoting tourism Malargüe Department and provide answers to the constant demand of obtaining knowledge, born Malargüe Planetarium. With the addition of Planetary Malargüe as new tourist attraction and center of scientific, increasing tourism and ranks the Department. Malargüe Planetarium is terminated and put into operation in the management of the current Mayor of Cdor. Juan Antonio Agulles, opening doors to a August 9, 2008, in the presence of local, provincial, national, and a lot of the general public.
The complex is located in an area of ??four acres in extent, on Esquivel Aldana, between Major General Rodriguez Villegas. Just 100 meters away from our complex Apart El Nevado, a perfect setting for your visit. The work is a set of four buildings covering 1,600 square meters and are ordered volumetrically in a design matrix radial generation. The outdoor pedestrian parks up and dry the tours organized to encourage meetings and visits of particular elements as sundials, fountains and surrounding nature. The entire project was carried out by the study of Architects