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Congreso, Buenos Aires

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Begun in 1898 and completed in 1906, the national landmark of Congreso houses the Congress of Argentina. Built in the neoclassical style, the stately building stands on the Calle de Mayo. Outside, inspect the exterior's aesthetic touches added by Argentinian artists. You can take a tour of the inside, which shows you such historical spaces as the pink room, where women's suffrage was debated. If planning to take the tour, check before you go: they offer English tours only on certain days. Make Congreso a part of your Buenos Aires vacation plans using our Buenos Aires itinerary builder.
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  • Very impressive architecture and story behind the congress building, the statues and the square. Must see while in Buenos Aires! Make sure you take the free walking tour which starts at this location....  more »
  • I feel tourist in my own country and had decided of know by dontro the Congress, me is with desire of return it do hacique it I recommend. This work architectural part all incredible. Not to miss.
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  • It has a big problem, it is the politicians, deputies and senators, and throughout history, there was a 80% corrupt.-
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  • Uma excelente pizzaria ao melhor estilo argentino. Bastante massa e um queijo delicioso. Caso gostes de pizzas finas, há outros locais que serão melhores para você. O atendimento é bom, mas o preço não é tão convidativo.