31 Sights in Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina. 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 31 sights are available in Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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1. Parque de la Estación

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Station Park is a project that includes the establishment of a public park on the land of the 11 September train station and the restoration of railway sheds found near the Argentine municipality of Buenos Aires. Citizenship demands of the people of the region since 2000, and supported the application until Law 5734 was approved, according to the draft legislation proposed by Mr. Carlos. Based on the concept of lic execution. In the mythical Marquez landscape design, by incorporating its participatory design and management expression into the law, it is planted together with the native plants of Rio Plata, recognizing the cultural heritage of railway construction in the 19th century, and taking the concept of sustainability as the conceptual framework of the whole park. The plan is being implemented and the project started in August 2017.

Wikipedia: Parque de la Estación (ES)

2. Franklin Delano Roosevelt

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Photograph: Leon A. Perskie digitization: FDR Presidential Library & Museum / CC BY 2.0

Franklin Delano Roosevelt, often referred to by his initials FDR, was an American politician and attorney who served as the 32nd president of the United States from 1933 until his death in 1945. As a member of the Democratic Party, he won a record four presidential elections and became a central figure in world events during the first half of the 20th century. Roosevelt directed the federal government during most of the Great Depression, implementing his New Deal domestic agenda in response to the worst economic crisis in U. S. history. As a dominant leader of his party, he built the New Deal Coalition, which defined modern liberalism in the United States throughout the middle third of the 20th century. His third and fourth terms were dominated by World War II, which ended shortly after he died in office.

Wikipedia: Franklin D. Roosevelt (EN)

3. Andrés Guacurarí y Artigas

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Andr é sguacur í, Andr é sguasur í or andr é sgua ç ur í and artigas, known as commanders of andreito, were military and warlords of Guarani missionaries. He was one of the first federal warlords in the United Galactic Province. The origin of Guarani, which ruled the Great Mission Province from 1815 to 1819, is only a remnant of Argentina Province, which now has the same name. One of the most loyal collaborators of the Oriental band general Jos é gervasioartigas, who sponsored and adopted him as his son; Have him sign like Andreas.

Wikipedia: Andresito Guazurarí (ES)

4. Biblioteca Nacional Mariano Moreno

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The Brown Marian National Library, commonly known as the National Library, is Argentina's most important library. It was created by the first board of directors in 1810 as the public library of the Good Air Committee. It was later nationalized. In 1996, it was granted the status of a decentralized and self-governing body with the objective of "protecting, strengthening, preserving, recording and disseminating the printed memory of the country's culture". Its main headquarters is located in the Recollecta district of Buenos Aires.

Wikipedia: Biblioteca Nacional de la República Argentina (ES)

5. Carlos Gardel

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Carlos Gardel was a French-born Argentine singer, songwriter, composer and actor, and the most prominent figure in the history of tango. He was one of the most influential interpreters of world popular music in the first half of the 20th century. Gardel is the most famous popular tango singer of all time and is recognized throughout the world. He was notable for his baritone voice and the dramatic phrasing of his lyrics. Together with lyricist and long-time collaborator Alfredo Le Pera, Gardel wrote several classic tangos.

Wikipedia: Carlos Gardel (EN)

6. Edificio Kavanagh

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The Kavanagh Building is a famed skyscraper in Retiro, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Designed in 1934 by architects Gregorio Sánchez, Ernesto Lagos and Luis María de la Torre, it is considered a pinnacle of modernist architecture. At the time of its inauguration in 1936, the Kavanagh was the tallest building in Latin America surpassing the Palacio Salvo built in Montevideo in 1928, as well as the tallest building in the world with a reinforced concrete structure.

Wikipedia: Kavanagh building (EN)

7. Cementerio de la Recoleta

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La Recoleta Cemetery is a cemetery located in the Recoleta neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. It contains the graves of notable people, including Eva Perón, presidents of Argentina, Nobel Prize winners, the founder of the Argentine Navy, and military commanders like Julio Argentino Roca. In 2011, the BBC hailed it as one of the world's best cemeteries, and in 2013, CNN listed it among the 10 most beautiful cemeteries in the world.

Wikipedia: La Recoleta Cemetery (EN)

8. Antigua Sede del Congreso Nacional

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The old National Assembly, the first seat in Argentina's National Assembly, was opened by President Bartolom é mitre in 1864 and closed in 1905, when the session was transferred to what is now the House of Congress. Located in the Plaza de Mayo, at the corner of what is now Balcarce and the hypocritical streets of yrigoyen, it is only a few metres from the Pink House, where the executive power is based.

Wikipedia: Antiguo Congreso Nacional (Argentina) (ES)

9. El Pensador

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The Thinker is a bronze sculpture by Auguste Rodin, usually placed on a stone pedestal. The work depicts a nude male figure of heroic size sitting on a rock. He is seen leaning over, his right elbow placed on his left thigh, holding the weight of his chin on the back of his right hand. The pose is one of deep thought and contemplation, and the statue is often used as an image to represent philosophy.

Wikipedia: The Thinker (EN)

10. Palacio Barolo

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Palacio Barolo is a landmark office building, located at 1370 Avenida de Mayo, in the neighborhood of Montserrat, Buenos Aires, Argentina. It stood as Buenos Aires' tallest building for more than a decade until the construction of the Kavanagh Building in 1936. Its twin brother, Palacio Salvo, is a building designed and erected in Eclectic style, built by the same architect in Montevideo.

Wikipedia: Palacio Barolo (EN)

11. Plazoleta del Mercado Modelo

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The Mercado Modelo was a shopping center that was located in front of the Plaza Lorea in Buenos Aires. Its short existence ended with the opening of Avenida de Mayo, when it was demolished. In 1883 the Mercado Nuevo Modelo was inaugurated, on the corner of Sarmiento and Montevideo streets, which operated until its demolition in 1889. Today its place is occupied by the Paseo La Plaza.

Wikipedia: Mercado Modelo (Buenos Aires) (ES)

12. Paseo de los Justos

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Righteous Among the Nations is an honorific used by the State of Israel to describe non-Jews who risked their lives during the Holocaust to save Jews from extermination by the Nazis for altruistic reasons. The term originates with the concept of "righteous gentiles", a term used in rabbinic Judaism to refer to non-Jews, called ger toshav, who abide by the Seven Laws of Noah.

Wikipedia: Righteous Among the Nations (EN)

13. Galileo Galilei

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Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuti de' Galilei was an Italian astronomer, physicist and engineer, sometimes described as a polymath. Commonly referred to as Galileo, his name was pronounced. He was born in the city of Pisa, then part of the Duchy of Florence. Galileo has been called the "father" of observational astronomy, modern physics, the scientific method, and modern science.

Wikipedia: Galileo Galilei (EN)

14. Torre de los Ingleses

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Torre Monumental, formerly known as Torre de los Ingleses, is a clock tower located in the barrio (district) of Retiro in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is situated in the Plaza Fuerza Aérea Argentina by San Martín Street and Avenida del Libertador. It was a gift from the local British community to the city in commemoration of the centennial of the May Revolution of 1810.

Wikipedia: Torre Monumental (EN)

15. Soldado del Ejército Argentino

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The Argentine Army is the land force branch of the Armed Forces of the Argentine Republic and the senior military service of Argentina. Under the Argentine Constitution, the president of Argentina is the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces, exercising his or her command authority through the Minister of Defense.

Wikipedia: Argentine Army (EN)

16. Plazoleta San Francisco

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The Basilica and Convent of San Francisco de Asís is a Catholic temple located at 380 Alsina Street, in the historic center of the city of Buenos Aires (Argentina), neighborhood of Monserrat. It belonged to the Franciscan order, the first to receive land in the settlement founded by Juan de Garay in 1580.

Wikipedia: Basílica de San Francisco (Buenos Aires) (ES)

17. Teatro General San Martín

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Teatro General San Martín En.planicie (photo)Mario Roberto Álvarez (1913–2011) (building) / CC BY-SA 3.0

The Teatro General San Martín is an important public theater in Buenos Aires, located on Corrientes Avenue and adjacent to the cultural center of the same name. It is one of the major theaters in Argentina and offers venues for the representation of stage works and film, as well as art exhibitions.

Wikipedia: Teatro General San Martín (EN)

18. Plaza Monserrat

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Monserrat or Montserrat is a neighbourhood in the east of the Buenos Aires CBD. The district features some of the most important public buildings in Buenos Aires, including city hall, the city legislature, Casa Rosada, the Colegio Nacional de Buenos Aires and the Libertador Building, among others.

Wikipedia: Monserrat, Buenos Aires (EN)

19. Plaza Lorea

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Congressional Plaza is a public park facing the Argentine Congress in Buenos Aires. The plaza is part of a 3 hectare open space comprising three adjoining plazas to the east of the Congress building. The Kilometre Zero for all Argentine National Highways is marked on a milestone at the Plaza.

Wikipedia: Congressional Plaza (EN)

20. Confitería El Molino

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Confitería El Molino Gelpgim22 (Sergio Panei Pitrau) / CC BY 3.0

The Confitería del Molino is an historical Art Nouveau style confitería (coffeehouse) in Buenos Aires, Argentina, located in front of the Palace of the National Congress and the Congressional Plaza, on the intersection of Callao and Rivadavia avenues in the barrio of Balvanera.

Wikipedia: Confitería del Molino (EN)

21. Patio de las Palmeras

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The building of the Central Department of the Argentine Federal Police is the headquarters of that police force, located in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is considered a National Historic Monument by the National Commission of Monuments, Places and Historical Assets.

Wikipedia: Departamento Central de la Policía Federal Argentina (edificio) (ES)

22. Monumento de los Españoles

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Monumento de los Españoles Gelpgim22 (Sergio Panei Pitrau) / CC BY 3.0

The Monument to the Carta Magna and Four Regions of Argentina is located in the intersection of Del Libertador and Sarmiento Avenues, a landmark site in the Palermo, a neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is commonly referred to as the Monument of the Spanish.

Wikipedia: Monument to the Carta Magna and Four Regions of Argentina (EN)

23. El Pueblo Armenio a la Nación Argentina

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A khachkar, also known as a khatchkar or Armenian cross-stone is a carved, memorial stele bearing a cross, and often with additional motifs such as rosettes, interlaces, and botanical motifs. Khachkars are characteristic of medieval Christian Armenian art.

Wikipedia: Khachkar (EN)

24. Primer partido de fútbol en Sudamérica

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The Buenos Aires Cricket Club Ground was a cricket field in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The ground, located in the Palermo district, gained historic relevance because the first football and rugby union matches in Argentina were played there.

Wikipedia: Buenos Aires Cricket Club Ground (EN)

25. Plaza Miserere

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Plaza de Miserere is one of the main plazas (squares) of Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is located alongside the Once de Septiembre Station of the Ferrocarril Domingo Faustino Sarmiento in the heart of the Balvanera neighborhood.

Wikipedia: Plaza Miserere (EN)

26. Plaza Roma

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Plaza Roma is a public green space in the center of the City of Buenos Aires. It is located on the axis of Leandro N. Alem Avenue and in an area of great building density where the glazed towers of corporate offices stand out.

Wikipedia: Plaza Roma (ES)

27. Casa Mínima

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In Buenos Aires, Argentina is known as the lowest residence located at 380 St. Lawrence Passage near San Telmo. It is only 2.3 meters wide and 13 meters deep, which has the narrowest characteristics in the city.

Wikipedia: La casa mínima (ES)

28. Centro Cultural Islámico Rey Fahd

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The Islamic Cultural Center "Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd in Argentina" is a mosque and center for Islamic culture located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is named after King Fahd of Saudi Arabia.

Wikipedia: King Fahd Islamic Cultural Center (EN)

29. Juan Manuel de Rosas

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Juan Manuel León Ortiz de Rozas was an Argentine politician. He was the grandson of the famous Buenos Aires governor Juan Manuel de Rosas and he was also Governor of Buenos Aires for a few months during 1913.

Wikipedia: Juan Manuel Ortiz de Rosas (ES)

30. Kilómetro Cero

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Zero km is a huge rock, symbolizing the starting point of Argentina's road network. It sits in the fine air of brown Marianne Place, rather than the adjacent Capitol Square, as people mistakenly believe.

Wikipedia: Argentina km 0 (ES)

31. Ofrenda floral a Sarmiento

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Wreath the wreath is a towering relief on marble made by French É milepeynot in 1915, representing the famous Argentine politician Sunday faustino sarmiento receiving flowers from a group of children.

Wikipedia: Ofrenda floral a Sarmiento (ES)

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