Galeria Guemes, Buenos Aires

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Partake in some local retail therapy at Galeria Guemes, a small shopping center steeped in provincial history. The charming colonial structure was built in art nouveau style by Italian architect Francisco Gianotti in 1913. Today the galeria's ornately sculpted interior houses a range of local businesses, with everything from perfume stands to hardware stores. Take the elevator to the top of the building for panoramic views of the city. Arrange to visit Galeria Guemes and other attractions in Buenos Aires using our Buenos Aires vacation route planner.
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  • This is an oasis in the middle of the craziness of Florida street that is hot, chaotic and overcrowded by locals and tourists. When entering the Galeria you enter in a different time zone. This beauti...  more »
  • This wonderful architectural is the florida pedestrian emblematic. This building is full of beauty architectural as their heights worked columns, encloses infnidad stories. By ejemploSaint Exupéry lived there. Worth a stop a few minutes but most it is not.
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  • At first it's just a gallery, but you can visit the Observatory at the top of the building for 50 pesos. The view is 360 and it's pretty cool to see Buenos Aires from above. It is located right in the city centre, close to the Calle Florida, so it's a good ride to add in the Script Center.
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  • Excelente galería. Tiene una arquitectura única.
  • Well preserved architectural heritage.
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  • A must-see gallery within the microcentro!
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  • The General Güemes Gallery, known as Pasaje Güemes, is a building of ART NOUVEAU (ART NOUVEAU) style SPECIAL TO THOSE WHO are STUDYING ART and ARCHITECTURE-there is an interior pedestrian passage that links the emblematic streets of the downtown of Buenos Aires such as SAN MARTIN and FLORIDA, 116 meters of extension, with commercial premises on two levels
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  • An icon of Florida Street
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