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Torre Bauer

Plaza de Armas, Vicuna, Chile
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“tower” (4 reviews)
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Plaza de Armas, Vicuna, Chile
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Reviewed June 20, 2017

Interesting landmark in Vicuna, Chile. Worth the stop to learn the history of this landmark. Original court house for the town, and has been restored as much as possible. Has wallpaper that was brought from France in the 1800's.

Thank patrickhitchins
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Reviewed March 12, 2017

Interesting background in that it is based upon some tower(s) in Ulm Germany. The doings of a former Mayor of German background. Today it is the site of the Tourist Imformation Office at one. Order of the Plaza. Count the relevant buildings, of which this...More

Thank Jnanayog
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Reviewed February 12, 2017

It's different, it was designed by a German born man whose name rhymes with tower in English and we took photos of it.

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Reviewed May 15, 2016

All wood constructed tower in the center of the city. Historic tower located in the center of the city

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Reviewed January 12, 2015

The right place to look for local places and tours; include maps, hostels and places for eat. It was one of the principal simbols from Vicuña

1  Thank Salova
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Reviewed September 17, 2014

The Bauer Tower, was constructed by a former mayor Adolfo Bauer and named for him. It's considered to be a traditional symbol of Vicuña however we thought it didn't fit in with the rest of the town's architecture - the turreted tower and fine wood...More

4  Thank Globebugs
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