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A great building

Doorman was nice enough to show us around only on the ground floor, what a beautiful building an... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
bukagirl
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European Influence

Beautiful building. Really looks like you are standing in a European neighborhood with this kind of... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
Curtez151
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Oct 21, 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Doorman was nice enough to show us around only on the ground floor, what a beautiful building an old boys club for sure!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Beautiful building. Really looks like you are standing in a European neighborhood with this kind of architecture in front of you. Bring a camera as this building is that pretty. Would not spend all day here, but certainly worth a quick visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

I was staying close by so walked here.The architecture is Colonial and Grand. I was not allowed in .They told me I have to get a permit ahead.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

This is a great sample of the glorious times of very a country with profound ties with Europe. This French style building was ordered by a small group of entrepreneurs Navy officers. You can make a guided tour, but requires prior booking.

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank sborzone
Reviewed December 2, 2016

We stayed in a hotel just across the street and were very impressed by the beautiful facade and entrance door of this building. Don't miss this when you are working across Florida street.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank SaulloCastro
Reviewed January 1, 2016

The centro naval on Avenida Florida has one of the best facades in the downtown district of the city, not too far from Gasa Rosada. The detail in the entry and upper floors is amazing. It is very well preserved example of neo-classical architecture. Unfortunately...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank PhotoRAMBLER5
Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

This is an impressive, if dirty, building in the middle of a somewhat tacky shopping street. It's worth a minute of one's time.

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank CarmichaelVentura
Reviewed September 23, 2014

This gem of Buenos Aires architecture has one of the most impressive facades in the whole city. The detail is amazing. It is incredibly and impeccably well preserved. The stunningly executed mansard roof and turret are some of the best examples of neo-classical architecture that...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank BuenAyre77
Reviewed August 8, 2014

I passed by this building as I was walking down Calle Florida. Impressive architecture, but unfortunately you can only go as far as the lobby.

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank jump78
Reviewed November 22, 2013

Florida street is for shopping, mostly tourists. This unique building is in the heart of it all. Enjoyed my visit.

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Travelmoorenow
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ElfDoug
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Epic buildings in Buenos Aires (8 Replies)
albert436's question about men's hats got me to thinking about where I picked up a hat some years ago and reminded me of our recent visit and pulling our car over to the curb on Avenida Cordoba in Balvanera to gasp once again at the eternal beauty and architectural magnificence of the Palacio de Aguas Corrientes (Palace of Flowing Waters) - an old water pumping station that takes up an entire city block and is a French renaissance-designed structure of epic proportions. Stunning. Inspiring....More
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Hi Elfdoug! Totally agree! The Palacio de Aguas Corrientes must be one of the most beautiful buildings in Buenos Aires. I also love the Palacio Estrugamou on Esmeralda and Juncal - always wanted to pretend that I wanted to rent a place there to be able to get in and see it from the inside. The Edificio Bencich on Cordoba & Esmeralda is breathtaking as well. I have been to one of the apartments there and it was stunning. Maybe one day I'll make enough to live in one of these...More