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Av del Libertador y Av Alvear, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

One can see the monument from Park Francia (close to Recoleta Cementary) as it stands quite tall. To honour General Alvear, an outstanding politician and military man who participated in the war of Independence and was chairman of the Assembly when National Sovereignty was declared...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

There are many monuments to military figures throughout the city. This is the largest and most imposing I saw. It has open areas around it and can be seen from afar

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Reviewed March 20, 2017

This imposing monument is located on Plaza Julio de Caro in the Recoleta district and was erected in honour of Carlos Maria De Alvear. It is a work by French sculptor Antoine Bourdelle and took 10 years to complete. The monument was completed in France...More

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Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

This is quite an imposing monument and again is located in what I refer to as the cultural heart of Buenos Aires. Anyway a good statue and a lovely part of the city

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