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Palacio Legislativo, Montevideo

Categories: Government Buildings, Tourist Spots
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4.6/5 based on 2,400+ reviews on the web
Built in imposing neoclassical style, Palacio Legislativo serves as the seat of the national parliament. Completed in 1925, the palace features 50 different types of marble and ranks among the city's most famous landmarks. Admire the stately exterior, complete with columns and intricate carvings along its facade. Join in on a guided tour, offered daily in English while congress is in session: you'll get a glimpse of the building's interior, and also learn more about the inner workings of the bicameral legislative system. Check with the information desk inside to reserve your spot. Palacio Legislativo is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Montevideo Edition.
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  • This month the biennial of art of Mdeo is located. Best opportunity to get to know this wonderful Palace of laws, a delicacy with the plus visit the biennial of art and architectural. It is not to be missed!
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  • A building that fills the eyes and the beauty and architecture, many photos can be taken on site. A pity that you have not visited within.
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  • Guided tour worth it. Very nice guide and speaking Portuguese. In a few moments, enjoy to learn more of the language with the Brazilians. Very beautiful architecture.
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  • Nice architecture, but the surrounded area need repairs.
  • A must visit in Montevideo. One of the iconic buildings of the city.
  • hermoso edificio visitas guiadas gratis para ciudadanos uruguayos
  • We were there on a Saturday and there was hardly anyone there. It was perfect. Details on the building a statue made it worth the 1.5 mile hike from Independence Park. A little dirty with litter.
  • Arquitectura fantástica, ideal para fotografías.
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