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#1 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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#2 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Theaters; Operas
Owner description: Opened in 1856, this once-prominent music theater hosted world-renowned conductors, composers and performers until 1930, and... more » Owner description: Opened in 1856, this once-prominent music theater hosted world-renowned conductors, composers and performers until 1930, and now features occasional cultural events. « less
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#3 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
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#4 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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#5 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Theaters
Owner description: This cultural center features concerts, movies, ballets and other types of performances, as well as art and other cultural... more » Owner description: This cultural center features concerts, movies, ballets and other types of performances, as well as art and other cultural exhibits. « less
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#6 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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Category: Government Buildings
Owner description: One of Montevideo's most impressive landmarks is this neo-classical, three-story building, constructed in the early 1900s,... more » Owner description: One of Montevideo's most impressive landmarks is this neo-classical, three-story building, constructed in the early 1900s, and housing significant works of art inside. « less
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#7 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Neighborhoods
This fashionable seaside neighborhood has all the amenities: shopping malls, movies, restaurants and bars.
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#8 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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#11 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: This prominent plaza divides the old from the new Uruguay, and is surrounded by an interesting array of architectural styles.... more » Owner description: This prominent plaza divides the old from the new Uruguay, and is surrounded by an interesting array of architectural styles. It also contains a statue of General Artigas, considered the father of Uruguay. « less
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#12 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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Category: Religious Sites
Notable for its domed bell towers, this 1804 cathedral is the burial place for some of the country’s most important figures.
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#13 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
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#14 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: This impressive 20th-century building was designed by French architects and now houses a decorative arts museum with... more » Owner description: This impressive 20th-century building was designed by French architects and now houses a decorative arts museum with Uruguayan furniture, clocks, paintings and more. « less
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#16 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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#17 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Owner description: This is the first, the first institution that taught to use firearms, mostly civilians of Uruguay, even long before they... more » Owner description: This is the first, the first institution that taught to use firearms, mostly civilians of Uruguay, even long before they started having legal norms regulating the acquisition thereof. One hand trying to improve the technical skills and abilities of their students but, above all things, applying a method in which the individual was and is the center, with his time, skills and constraints and where the safe handling weapons, is at all times our priority. « less
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#18 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: This “Old City” by the harbor retains remnants of the past, like iron gates and colonial street lamps, and, with antique... more » Owner description: This “Old City” by the harbor retains remnants of the past, like iron gates and colonial street lamps, and, with antique shops, museums and cafes, it’s a great place for browsing. « less
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#19 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Parks
Pause for a restful break at this tranquil park with beautiful trees, fountains, a lake and walkways.
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#20 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Military Museums
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#21 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Castles
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#22 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The South American cowboy, or “gaucho” is the focus of one collection at this museum, and the other depicts the history of... more » Owner description: The South American cowboy, or “gaucho” is the focus of one collection at this museum, and the other depicts the history of Uruguay’s currency. « less
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#23 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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#24 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: Some of Uruguay’s most celebrated artists are exhibited at this national art museum, which features different types of art... more » Owner description: Some of Uruguay’s most celebrated artists are exhibited at this national art museum, which features different types of art work from the country’s beginnings to modern times. « less
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#25 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Architectural Buildings
Owner description: es un edificio,parecido a una vela,gubernamental,sede de Antel,y tiene una vista panorámica 360 ° de Mvdo. edificio muy... more » Owner description: es un edificio,parecido a una vela,gubernamental,sede de Antel,y tiene una vista panorámica 360 ° de Mvdo. edificio muy alto,zona portuaria, que pocos turistas conocen,Hay que llamar para confirmar horarios de vista y accenso « less
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#26 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Art Museums
You'll find the abstract art of Joaquim Torres-Garcia, one of the country's most influential modern artists, at this museum.
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#27 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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#29 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
Category: Theaters
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#30 of 86 attractions in Montevideo
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