Mburucuyá, Corrientes

Mburucuyá is a town in Corrientes Province, Argentina. It is the capital of Mburucuyá Department.

Mburucuyá
Mburucuyá is located in Argentina
Mburucuyá
Mburucuyá
Location of Mburucuyá in Argentina
Coordinates: 28°03′S 58°14′W / 28.050°S 58.233°W / -28.050; -58.233Coordinates: 28°03′S 58°14′W / 28.050°S 58.233°W / -28.050; -58.233
Country Argentina
ProvinceCorrientes
DepartmentMburucuyá
Elevation
70 m (230 ft)
Population
 • Total9,012
Demonym(s)mburucuyano/a
Time zoneUTC-3 (ART)
CPA base
W3427
Dialing code+54 3782

From 1912 until 1927 Mburucuyá had a railway station on the Ferrocarril Económico Correntino narrow gauge railway from Corrientes.

Fiesta del ChamaméEdit

In the 2nd week of February the town hosts the "Festival Nacional de Chamamé tradicional" which is a celebration of the Chamamé folk genre.

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

Municipal information: Municipal Affairs Federal Institute (IFAM), Municipal Affairs Secretariat, Ministry of Interior, Argentina. (in Spanish)