Palacio San Jose, Concepcion del Uruguay
(4.7/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web)
Once the home of Justo Jose de Urquiza, Palacio San Jose immortalizes the former president of the Argentine Confederation. Opt for a guided tour of the residence to gain a fuller understanding of who the general and politician was and his significance for Argentina. By viewing the rooms of his former home, you’ll learn about Urquiza’s assassination, which took place in this home in 1870. Built with both Italian and Argentine architectural styles, the building has been kept well preserved. Explore the house’s 38 rooms, including an archive, playroom, library, dining room, chapel and kitchens, and notice the bloody handprint Urquiza left on a door as he was murdered. Plan to visit Palacio San Jose and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Concepcion del Uruguay attractions using our Concepcion del Uruguay vacation route planner.
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Reviews
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  • Historical. We should get to know each of the places (like this) that are part of our history. And thus be able to understand some things about our present. Very skilled to introduce us with his story at the time and have the experiences of that time. Very nice.
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  • A place in which a part of the history of Argentina, was developed in the you can see both the historical part of the politics of Argentina, and also the customs of the time. All in a very good state of conservation, and with the valuable collaboration of the guides in place.
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  • It was not in my plans to visit him, and really I do not regret having done, it is very nice, with lots of history, is impressive the venue which has, very well kept and care. They perform guided tours that are extremely rich, and those who make them, manage you to catch with his story. Congratulations to them! I highly recommend it.
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  • Historia vívida...
  • It is great is a unique heritage of the Entre Ríos
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  • Great historical place. Not to be missed if you are traveling to Entre Ríos
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  • Beautiful and historic place
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  • A place with lots of history. It is located at home, within the Department of Uruguay. Features with service of Restaurant and kiosk. It was the residence of the first constitutional President of Argentina and Governor of the province of Entre Rios: General just José de Urquiza. It is located between the towns of Herrera and home, about 30 km west of conception of Uruguay. Important clarification: the Palacio San José is not located in the city of San Jose. This approximately to 50 km from this city.
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