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Address: Obispo Trejo 242, Cordoba, Argentina
Phone Number: 351/433-2075
Description: Deemed a Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO in 2000, this block of Jesuit...
Deemed a Cultural Heritage site by UNESCO in 2000, this block of Jesuit religious and secular buildings includes the oldest church and the oldest university in Argentina, a school and a chapel.
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Beautiful Architecture

and immersed in history. Really sorry we didn't take the tour.(sigh). Next time. Close to many other places to visit. We DID go to the Estancia in Alta Gracia and enjoyed... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Boulder, Colorado
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Boulder, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

and immersed in history. Really sorry we didn't take the tour.(sigh). Next time. Close to many other places to visit. We DID go to the Estancia in Alta Gracia and enjoyed that immensely. Worth YOUR time.

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Sacramento, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Taking the tour is worth it. You get to see rooms not open to the public-the historic room where doctors defended their thesis, and ancient books. We took the tour in Spanish with a group of people from all over the world who were all spanish speakers. Very interesting.

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Akureyri, Iceland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Very nice place to visit in Córdoba city. Highly recommend the guided tour like the reviewers below since it gives you some good information about the site.

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Be sure and take the guided tour in English, as it gives you access to parts of the complex you could not otherwise enter. Lots of history within these walls, and beautiful architecture

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Very interesting, with competent guides. It's too bad we could not stay any longer in the library. To be completed with the visit of a jesuit estancia (Alta Gracia).

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This area is beautiful, home of the Jesuit Church, the great old Colegio de Monserrat and a bevy of museums inside the laberintine University of Cordoba buildings.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

English tours are offered at the museum for 10 pesos and are well worth it. the tour includes teh church, sacristry and pre-sacristry, as well as rooms within the college. our guide spoke good english and happily answered questions. the explanations included a description of the jesuit order and the conflicts it experienced in the history of argentina. if you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Must do in Cordoba. You are in the heart of the city with plenty of shops, restaurants, and cafes. Very central to other attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The tour is worth doing. We did the English one and had a cool gentlemen with good English show us around. We learnt loads and found it very interesting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I didn't know much about the Jesuits before we visited Cordoba so found our visit really interesting. We did the English university tour (at 5pm every day but Sunday I think and costs 10 pesos) which was great value for money and goes for about an hour. You can visit the church without a guide but for the rest of... More 

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