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Congreso

Av Rivadivia & Av Entre Rios - Plaza Congreso, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4127-7100
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Dominating the plaza in which it sits, the stately capitol building is modeled after the White House in Washington DC.
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  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“the congress” (10 reviews)
“nice square” (3 reviews)
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Av Rivadivia & Av Entre Rios - Plaza Congreso, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Super interesting building but its very hard to get a tour. I lived here for 6 months and toured once, but when I had family visit it was hard to get access.

Thank TravelerCarolyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a building that tourists seem to pass by and photograph and rarely go inside. We went first thing in the morning and was advised that the Tour in English was at 1230pm. Tours are Monday's Tuesday's Thursday's and Friday 1230pm and 5 pm....More

Thank Eddie P
Reviewed 25 October 2017

It's another beautiful historical construction located at the other side of Mayo avenue in the opposite position of Casa Rosada (aprox. 2Km) There's a square in front of the building.

Thank Htsuji
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Nothing much to see or do. Loads of traffic and poluation. There is a bit of a parc in front with s fountain. Stroll along de av Callao to experience real BA with people going to work having breakfast coffee etc.

Thank Marjolein C
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The National Congress building in Buenos Aires is the seat of the Argentine parliament. Construction of the building began in 1898. The decorative details were not completed until 1946.

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Interesting to see the protest and signs outside. This is also the starting point for one of the free BA tours.

Thank mikeazzo
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Another landmark in the city and example of its amazing history. At the moment the parks in front are closed as the city is doing an overhaul/renovation of the surroundings.

Thank Viajero_10250
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It is a very nice building . You can see it on the way to the downtown area. I dnt think it is worth a special trip

Thank Monica N
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The Congresso is situated at the end of Avenida de Mayo and you can walk down the sreet in a close range to the see Casa Rossada afterwards.

Thank Maria N
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A pity that sometimes Latin America try to copy the USA.Supposedly modeled after the United States Congress , this building has been a victim of the woes suffered by the Argentine economy. There stands in front of it a stunning fountain and you can see...More

2  Thank Jos8Toledo
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