Palacio San MartÍn, Buenos Aires

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Step into the opulent Beaux Arts world of Palacio San MartÍn, an impressive mansion surrounded by a stone courtyard designed by architect Alejandro Christofersen in 1905. The building housed the Ministry of Foreign Relations from 1936 to 1993, and now serves as Ceremonial Headquarters for the Ministry. Tour the interior to see pristine marble staircases and grandiose dining rooms with gleaming chandeliers. Step out into the garden, which includes a piece of the Berlin Wall. A small onsite museum displays pre-Columbian artifacts and a number of Latin American paintings. Check the schedule of guided tours in advance and bring ID. Plan to visit Palacio San MartÍn during your Buenos Aires vacation using our convenient Buenos Aires trip itinerary builder.
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  • Fine example of residential architecture of the highest level of the wealthy classes ' of the twentieth century, nice to visit with private tours.
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  • Beautiful Palace front of Plaza San Martin. Originariamenre was the home of the Anchorena family. Currently the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Headquarters is located. Contains an important collection of art
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  • Excellent esponente of Buenos Aires architecture. The chancery building is worth to be visited.
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  • Buenos Aires is a gorgeous city, a little violent though
  • Muy lindo edificio
  • Views forma the Plaza, Palaces around it, Plaza Hotel, Cavamagh Building.
  • One of the of the prettiest spots in Buenos Aires. Take your time to walk around it and visit the surrounding historical buildings.
  • Take a seat on one of the park benches on a nice sunny day, smile and relax by enjoying the atmosphere. Very fine place to be on a sunny springtime day.