Edificio La Prensa, Buenos Aires

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Government Building
A landmark of the capital city's Montserrat neighborhood, Edificio La Prensa invites spectators with its ornate exterior and architectural style. Inaugurated in 1898, the building housed the headquarters of La Prensa, an Argentine newspaper, for many years before becoming the seat of the Ministry of Culture. View the facade of the building, designed in a Beaux Arts style inspired by French architect Charles Garnier. Take a tour of the interior to learn about the history of the structure and to view its halls decorated with imported materials and artworks. Our Buenos Aires trip itinerary maker makes visiting Edificio La Prensa and other Buenos Aires attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • This building is one of the historic or important buildings that are located along Avenida de Mayo. If you can see there is a sculpture at the top of the building. Pretty interesting.  more »
  • I had taken a tour of the place and was glad to see that the place had a lot to offer than the beautiful exteriors. It is a glimpse to the culture and history of the place and is worth a visit. The gu...  more »
  • This beautiful old art deco building was built to impress and it succeeds. It speaks of a time sadly long gone when Argentina was not the shattered shell it has become.  more »
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  • Built Monumental. It was closed when I was there. He could not get into it.
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  • One of the most beautiful of Buenos Aires
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  • Emblematic building in the city.
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