Palacio San Jose, Concepcion del Uruguay

(4.7/5 based on 650+ 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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  • Although you must deviate about 23 kms from route 14, worth the detour, the home of the gral urquiza is very well maintained and restored, offers guided tours and tells the story of pleasant way, there are a couple of screens with very interesting information and the courtyards and rooms will transport you in time, I was surprised very pleasantly , the input costs $ 20, so it is accessible to all!
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  • A wonder in the interior of the country, a luxurious Palace, with all amenities and innovation of that era. It offers guided tours, entrance accessible price. Recommended make guided visit and then return to tour the Palace, looking at all the details. It is part of the history of Argentina.
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  • The guided tour is quite wise since it tells you the most important Palace and then you look at your own pace. The place is admirable, being mid-19th century it was a pioneer in the country through its current water system. It has an artificial lake, it is nestled in the middle of the Entre Ríos mount but with incredible vegetation, thanks to gifts that would make the General when he lived. A visit not to be missed if you are in the area,
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  • 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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