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Capitolio Nacional

Calle 10 con Carreras 7 y 8, Bogota, Colombia
+57 1 2814027
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Jan 29, 2018
“Not open to the public, but imposing center of political power”
Jan 23, 2018
“Colombia Congress Building”
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Calle 10 con Carreras 7 y 8, Bogota, Colombia
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+57 1 2814027
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Reviewed January 29, 2018

The National Capitol of Colombia is one of the main architectural "pieces" that complete the Plaza de Bolivar composition. A neoclassical building with a double row of Ionic columns, the structure houses the Colombian Congress. While it is not open to the public, one can...More

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Reviewed January 23, 2018

At the south of the main Bogota Plaza, this impressive building holds the House of Representatives and the Senate.

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Reviewed September 29, 2017

Is a building on Bolivar Square which was completed in 1926. The mural of the Elliptic chamber National Congress Building is considered the most important fresco in the country and the artist's main masterpiece.

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

This should be on the list of places to visit when you are in Bogota. It is a part of Plaza de Bolivar, in the centro historico (historic district) and deserves anyone's attention. The massive architecture and the style of the building is impressive. European...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2017

Definitely worth stopping to see, you can't actually visit the building inside and you'll find it guarded by heavily armed police in full body armour. Not exactly welcoming.

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Reviewed May 19, 2017

This is a good place to visit. There are other paces of interest around it. There are lots of tourist here

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Reviewed April 18, 2017

It's an old building like so many others but once you get into the story if the building, the city, the country everything is a lot more interesting. There is always some people gathered and petitioning for something in a very local, different way... PART...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2017

This was probably the most impressive of all the buildings in Plaza de Bolivar It was not accessible to the public but worth a look.

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Reviewed February 25, 2017

Very interesting building from the outside. We weren't even allowed to walk near the entrance. Maybe there was something specific going on that day but unfortunately we could not get inside.

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Reviewed January 4, 2017

Another building near Plaza Bolivar. I think this place does not allow tourist to get in (at least when I was there).

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