Palacio San MartÍn, Buenos Aires
(4.4/5 based on 95+ reviews on the web)
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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  • The Palace contains many works of art of Argentine and American artists of the 20TH century, also is in a collection of pre-Columbian art and a library specialised in international law and international relations history.
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  • We went there twice in a week in Buenos Aires and were told it would be open on Thursday at 3 pm for a guided tour in English. But when we get there they tell us to come back tomorrow. Open hours in A...  more »
  • Ali works currently the Ministry of exterior relations. The entrance is free, but only if it comes in tour, q happens in just a few days a week. Just get on the schedule and view document. The palacio and very nice and the amenities and refined. However, the areas visited are limited and cannot shoot. Visit 1:00 more or less quickly. VA first in palacio and later in the Palace of peace, because the latter and more exquisite.
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Google
  • 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.