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May 30, 2018
“Square ”
Feb 24, 2018
“Huge park in front of the impressive Palacio del Congreso but the Monuments had huge fences around them.”
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Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a main square around the parliament. Lots of beautiful buildings close by also the pretty big old trees around.

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

Plaza del Congreso is part of a huge space that is located directly in front of the Palacio del Congreso, the Argentinian National Parliament building that is modelled on the Capitol Building in Washington and was completed in 1906. It is the largest of 3...More

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Reviewed May 31, 2017

Unfortunately undergoing renovation now so can't go in and slightly takes away from good photo but sometimes renovations need to be done.

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Reviewed April 18, 2017

They were doing some major construction work in the square while we were here, so access was limited and the fountain was turned off. There was also a large demonstration at one end which also limited access. Still, we were able to wander around the...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

The Congress Square is amazing, and apart from all the beauty you will also see lots of homeless people sleeping around on the grass, it's very sad to see it. And another prove that Argentina it's getting poor by the time.

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Reviewed December 12, 2016

The Plaza wasn't that inviting because a beautiful fountain and the Congress Building were fenced off. The Jacaranda trees were blooming and the architecture is stunning, but it all seemed a little like faded glory with the fencing and the homeless people. As I was...More

1  Thank AmazingRacerWannabe
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Despite the great statues and monuments, we found this square abandoned by local authorities, since lots of homeless people are living there. Because of this the place smells urine and is rather dirty. Even though I would recommend to go there and admire the good...More

1  Thank SaulloCastro
Reviewed December 29, 2015

On one side of the square there is the impressive building of the Congress. However, here there is also one of the original casts of Rodin's Thinker (near the playground), and the stone marking kilometre 0 is also here.

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back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
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