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Ranked #1 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Architectural Buildings; Specialty Shops
Situated in an old theater, El Ateneo is one of the most popular bookstores in Buenos Aires.
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Ranked #2 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
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Ranked #3 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: This not-for-profit art museum and cultural center first opened its doors in 2001 with the mission to promote contemporary... more » Owner description: This not-for-profit art museum and cultural center first opened its doors in 2001 with the mission to promote contemporary Latin American artists. « less
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Ranked #4 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #5 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Nature and Parks

Beautiful park with old trees by day.  Be aware, that at night there may be "adult" activities going on, so this may not be an appropriate place for families with children... more »

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Ranked #6 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Neighborhoods; Other
Owner description: By day, this riverfront area is a booming business and shopping district and by night, a hip neighborhood with pricey... more » Owner description: By day, this riverfront area is a booming business and shopping district and by night, a hip neighborhood with pricey restaurants and fashionable clubs. « less
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Ranked #7 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Neighborhoods
Owner description: This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and galleries and morphs into a street fair on... more » Owner description: This fashionable, upscale neighborhood is lined with cafes, boutiques and galleries and morphs into a street fair on weekends. « less
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Ranked #8 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: There’s no fee to enter this fine museum housing significant works of the European masters from pre-Renaissance days to the... more » Owner description: There’s no fee to enter this fine museum housing significant works of the European masters from pre-Renaissance days to the present and a vast collection of 19th- and 20th-century Argentine sculptures and paintings. « less
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Ranked #9 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Art Galleries
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Ranked #10 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Historic Sites; Art Museums

Open Tuesday - Sunday, 1400 - 1900hs (2-7pm). General Admission is $2.00, Seniors and Students, $1.00. Free on Tuesdays.  They have a bookstore and giftshop open during museum... more »

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Ranked #11 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Neighborhoods; Other
Hip Buenos Aires neighborhood attracts modes and businesspeople.
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Ranked #12 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Art Museums; Museums

Opened in 2008, this art gallery, that refuses to call itself a museum, is part of Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat's private collection and shows one of the most important permanent... more »

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Ranked #13 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Museums
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Ranked #14 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #15 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Children's Museums; Museums
Owner description: Located in the Abasto Shopping Center, this kids’ museum offers everything from miniature versions of Buenos Aires landmarks... more » Owner description: Located in the Abasto Shopping Center, this kids’ museum offers everything from miniature versions of Buenos Aires landmarks to an up-close-and-personal look at how businesses (gas stations, doctor’s and dentist’s offices, TV and radio stations) function. Best of all, they get to try careers on for (mini) size while they’re here. « less
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Ranked #16 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Government Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #17 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: This 1827 cathedral, a mixture of several architectural styles, houses the remains of Argentine Liberator General Jose de San... more » Owner description: This 1827 cathedral, a mixture of several architectural styles, houses the remains of Argentine Liberator General Jose de San Martin in a marble mausoleum. « less
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Ranked #18 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Museums
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Ranked #19 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #20 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #21 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Museums
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Ranked #22 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Parks; Trails; Bodies of Water
All kinds of outdoor activities, from a pick-up soccer game to boating on the lake, take place at this vast, lush city park.
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Ranked #23 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
A tranquil Zen garden complete with fish ponds and an arched bridge even offers a traditional tea house.
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Ranked #24 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks

Palacio Barolo is the best place to capture panoramic views of Buenos Aires.  It is located on Avenida de Mayo between Avenida 9 de Julio and Plaza de Congresso at Av. de Mayo... more »

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Ranked #25 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods

If when one thinks of Buenos Aires one sees colourful calligraphic signs, old wooden walled cafes, and a general sense of gritty aliveness, then one is certainly thinking of San... more »

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Ranked #26 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #27 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Museums
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Ranked #28 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Bridges; Landmarks
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Ranked #29 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Civic Centers; Art Museums; Game/ Entertainment Centers; Performances; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #30 of 259 attractions in Buenos Aires
Category: Castles; Landmarks
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