Population, Cultural Institutions
Tacuarembo, National Historical Museum, Montevideo, Museum of Natural History, National Museum of Fine Arts
All the major libraries in Uruguay are in Montevideo. They include the National Library; the Library of the National Historical Museum, known for its collection of engravings, maps, coins, and native Uruguayan material; the National Congress Library; and the library of the National Archives.
The principal museums include the National Historical Museum, the National Museum of Fine Arts, and the Museum of Natural History, all in Montevideo. The Museo del Indo y del Gaucho, in Tacuarembo, has collections of Native American and gaucho art, weapons, and implements.
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