Plaza Lavalle (Lavalle Square), Buenos Aires

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Spend some time relaxing and watching local life go by at Plaza Lavalle (Lavalle Square), a spacious, picturesque square in the heart of the city. In the 19th century, this site served as an army and artillery area. Occupying three blocks, today the square is flanked by a number of historical buildings, including a major theater. Head here and grab a spot underneath the considerable shade created by a massive tree. Make Plaza Lavalle (Lavalle Square) a part of your Buenos Aires vacation plans using our Buenos Aires itinerary builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • This busy plaza suffers from too much traffic and because of its pivotal and central location needs to be cleaned and generally spruced up. If it was pedestrianed it would be a massive improvement and...  more »
  • Just outside Teatro Colón's back entrance, you'll find huge and busy "Plaza Lavalle"! Famous for its historical buildings and monuments honoring Argentine heroes and artists! Enjoy your time and the b...  more »
  • In a city full of monuments (most of which seem to ccelebrate bloodshed), there are far more interesting orcompelling ones. No doubt knowing who Lavalle was would have helped!  more »
Google
  • I can imagine this must be great place. But when I visited it was undergoing renovations
  • Stunning beauty and charm of the place !
  • Cute place but currently is surrounded by works of repair of sidewalks
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  • Cute place
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  • Recommended space in Argentina at the beginning of 20th century history. In a few blocks a true example of architecture.
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