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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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  • The building of the Argentine Congress is one of the bright architectural works of the city. Meet it is practically a must and there is tourism which has not clicked once to memory.
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  • The Congress is a very beautiful and imposing building. The square in front is also very pretty. Worth a quick visit.
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  • Is a very beautiful and imposing building, impossible pass in front and not realize! Worth knowing and walk through the neighborhood
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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.