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Piramide de Mayo (May Pyramid)

Plaza de Mayo - Casco Historico, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Plaza de Mayo - Casco Historico, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a old historical monument built to celebrate the May revolution. This is a very good place to visit.

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

The Piramide de Mayo is located in the middle of the Plaza de Mayo. The original structure was erected in 1811 but was subsequently significantly renovated in the middle of the 19th century when the new pyramid was built directly over the old both strengthening...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

A monument to celebrate the first May revolution. Do not know why it is called a pyramid as there is little resemblance. The character on top is said to stand for liberty. But when you look on the ground surrounding its base, one would see...More

Thank Ricky Y
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

The Pirámide de Mayo, located at the Plaza de Mayo, is the oldest national monument in the City. Its construction was ordered in 1811 by the Primera Junta to celebrate the first anniversary of the May Revolution. When we visited, the monument was hidden behind...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

The Pyramid of May is beautiful, but it is currently undergoing some renovations which means it's not the best time for some photos...

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Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

We did a long walk from Florida Street to la Boca and then back around to Plaza del Mayo where this statue is located. Plenty of tourists taking photos, including us!

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Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Free speech tramps a monument in my book any day of the week, but all of the barriers set up here to facilitate or whatever the protesters make this a poor attraction. Had there been any protesters I would be singing a different song.

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Reviewed May 19, 2014

Sometimes there are couples of Tango dancer. You can take photo with them with a "big" tip. For male tourist,sexy Tango lady accompanies. For female tourist,handsome Tango gentleman accompanies. It maybe become one of your good memories.

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Reviewed April 18, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful monument, full of history!, located in May Square, the center of the city. This monument is pretty for take photos and meet the history.

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Reviewed November 10, 2013

This pyramid sculpture is situated in the plaza de mayo across the fence from the casa rosada: the fence is supposed to keep protestors away from casa rosada, & there are at least 4 police transport vehicles by the casa. They used tho have armored...More

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