Centro Cultural Bastion Del Carmen, Colonia del Sacramento

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Head to the idiosyncratic Centro Cultural Bastion Del Carmen, where the Rio del Plata’s old fortifications can be observed among various exhibitions. The epicenter of culture, which includes an art gallery and a theater, previously served as a military fortification for the city, before being converted into a cultural hub. The biggest drawing point of the center for tourists lies in the picturesque gardens at the back of the building. Rest at the gardens, where you can admire the Rio del Plata skyline can be observed in all its glory, accompanied by a cool drink and a snack. Put Centro Cultural Bastion Del Carmen on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Colonia del Sacramento trip generator.
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  • Did walking tour with another couple and in general was nice. Lucky we had someone who spoke Spanish  more »
  • We enjoyed our visit in the areas around with great water views, beautiful flowers, very interesting architecturally canals and the historical part of the building.  more »
  • an area offering some interesting architectural features and modern sculpture with excellent views over the river. A hidden gem was the underground water system, not sure what it is but the photo oppo...  more »