Basílica Inmaculada Concepción, Concepcion del Uruguay
(4.5/5 based on 75+ reviews on the web)
See the tomb of a former president at Basílica Inmaculada Concepción, an imposing Catholic church dating back to the late 18th century. History buffs will be interested to learn that this monument holds the remains of former Argentine president Justo Jose de Urquiza, and the coffin actually represents a smaller replica of Napoleon Bonaparte's tomb. Pay special attention to the grand architecture outside and in, with the recently refurbished gleaming white pillars and original ceiling painting. Check opening times before visiting as they may vary from day to day. Add Basílica Inmaculada Concepción and other attractions to your Concepcion del Uruguay trip itinerary using our Concepcion del Uruguay trip generator.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • More than the beauty of the building of the basilica, recently restored in its entirety, in this church you can visit the mausoleum where the remains of the Gral just José de Urquiza, first constitutional President of the Argentina.
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  • Be in the Basilica is to be in another dimension. It is a work of impressive, imposing architecture, however it is warm at the same time, very quiet.
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  • Very nice building that comforting visit, very beautiful and with a very peaceful setting located in the historical case of the city, not miss
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  • The basilica was restored and remodeled not long ago. The remains of the gral Urquiza rest there,
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  • The historical place more important area; by far. Restored to new, the paintings are amazing.!
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  • Beautiful place and full of history. There are also the remains of Gral. J.J. de Urquiza
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  • Of the oldest and most beautiful basilicas of Argentina, refurbished very recently.
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