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Eva Peron's Tomb

Junin 1790, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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The world-famous former first lady of Argentina is buried in Recoleta Cemetery.
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Junin 1790, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The mausoleum where Eva Peron is buried is located within the La Recoleta Cemetery. This is a very interesting site to visit. The history of the cemetery and the diversity of the tombs make for a visually surprising tour. The Peron tomb is well documented...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If visiting the cemetery in Recoleta you will need to look for the name Eva Duarte-Peron on the directory located at the front entrance. The Duarte vault is located in Section H number 88 which is down a very narrow aisle and wedged in between...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Was stuck by the simplicity of her tomb. Considering, her status in life and the events she shaped. A must see if you are visiting the cemetery.

Thank jason J
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

It is worth the time to visit the Recoleta Cemetery. It's free, but check the hours they are open. The crypts are beautiful tributes to lives long lost. It is worth taking a little time to walk around. The Familia Duarte tomb was amazing to...More

Thank Joel B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were there on the 65th anniversary of Eva Peron's death on 26 July 1952. When we left the unionists outside waiting to pay their respects discovered that we were from Australia and immediately ‘adopted’ us as a fellow ‘worker and unionist’. They asked us...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Husband & I decided to visit Eva Peron's tomb, surprised by how packed the cemetery was & well worth looking around. It's free to enter. More surprised her tomb wasn't in a more prominent place ( than down a side alley), as they are aware...More

Thank Carol U
Reviewed 22 June 2017

While visiting La Recoleta cemetery in Buenos Aires, make sure to take time to pay your respects to the tomb of Eva Peron. Eva is buried in her sister's family tomb the Duarte's. Eva played a major role in Argentinian history even with having a...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Truth is that the tomb is not hers per se, but her side family's, who after she became popular decided to make room for her coffin in their little ordinary vault. Skip it. The alleys are too narrow to take pictures. You won't see much,...More

Thank Vita A
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Eva Peron rests in one of the simpler mausoleums usually covered in flowers. Not easy to photograph in the narrow pathway. If you have no guide, there is a map next to the toilets as you enter which locates the 6000 individual resting sites, Particularly...More

Thank djpend
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Eva "Evita" Peron served as Argentina's First Lady for six years until she died at the age of 33. During my visit to Eva Peron’s Tomb at Recoleta Cemetery, I learned that her remains were placed in the Duarte family mausoleum after her body had...More

Thank jonahNJ
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
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