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Palacio del Congreso Nacional, La Paz
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Located in the heart of the city next to the presidential palace, Palacio del Congreso Nacional serves as the seat of Bolivia's congress. Once a convent and college, today the government building houses both the Senate and House of Representatives. As you gaze at this classic example of colonial architecture, look up at the clock above the main entrance. One of the more interesting features of the building, its numbers are in reverse order of a regular clock. Our La Paz family vacation planner makes visiting Palacio del Congreso Nacional and other La Paz attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Beautiful colonial building located in front of the main square of La Paz. They say you can see him in during the week.
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  • Next to the presidential palace on the southwest site of the Plaza Murillo it's obvious that the Bolivian powers are concentrated here. Nice photo opportunities. 
  • Building with grandeur and beauty. The seat of the legislative branch. Curiosity lies in its clock backwards for these things you need to know to Bolivia to understand.
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