Palacio de Aguas Corrientes, Buenos Aires

(4.6/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
A 19th-century water pumping station, Palacio de Aguas Corrientes still houses some offices and customer assistance centers of the local water company, as well as a small and quirky waterworks museum. The French Renaissance palace is topped with a tin roof, covered with glazed, multi-color tiles and enameled bricks. The small museum on the second floor boasts a collection of tiles, ancient sanitary wares, ceramic pipe joints, huge water valves, plans and scale models, as well as reconstructions of old offices. Join a guided tour for a glimpse of huge water tanks and the building's inner workings. Plan your visit to Palacio de Aguas Corrientes and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Buenos Aires travel itinerary maker.
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  • The place has with a good location, from the facade you das has that is a work of art and a symbol of the city.
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  • Every day on the way home, I pass this building and I am very amazed with the details of your construction. In my opinion, should do there a tourist attraction, because of your architecture.
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  • Not to be missed by the beauty of the building and for the pleasant guided tour of the Museum which is located on the first floor.
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