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Palacio de Gobierno, Quito

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Architectural Building Tourist Spot
Step into Ecuadorian history and government as your tour Palacio de Gobierno. From outside, view the plaza and the grand building that, until recently, had housed every Ecuadorian president. Take the free tour inside to discover more; you'll learn about the past presidents and see various gifts given to the government by other countries. You can even step out onto the balcony where the presidents traditionally addressed the nation. Arrange your visit to Palacio de Gobierno and discover more family-friendly attractions in Quito using our Quito trip builder.
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  • The president house of Ecuador is open most of the days. If you are in the private tour you can see only the balconies but if you have more time you can get a ticket and see the interior of the house....  more »
  • This building situated in the old town blends completely with the overall environment where it is located and during certain hours it opens its door to the very interesting visit inside. If you are in...  more »
  • The palace is nice but nothing out of the ordinary other than its size. Parts of the palace were not open to visitors so it did distract from the visit.  more »