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Calle Bolivar 225 | Esquina Alsina 520, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was very beautiful and interesting. A place of quietness and solitude in a bustling city. The interior is exquisite.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lin974
Reviewed 4 November 2018

It's a small church in one of the old historic areas of BA, a block away from the Plaza de Mayo; on the corner of Alsina and Bolivar. The adornment inside the church is simple with a striking blue altar. On my bucket list; "1001...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wakhoworld
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

On a quiet street very serene. Well preserved and very nice inside and outside, love the statues. Pretty photo ops.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bukagirl
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Starting the "Manzana de las Luces" this is a colonial catholic church data 1600, close to Plaza de Mayo at the end of San Telmo area. Personally I baptize my children here

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kirschsandra
Reviewed 4 June 2018

one of the oldest church in town, it is located close to the may square, we suggest to visit, beatiful inside

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Alba C
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

This is a old church here.The architecture is beautiful and colonial style.This is a small chuurch but pretty you can when going to the cemetery.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Visit when you go the cemetery in Recoleta - right next door. Another nice church in BA and one can see the colonial style.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Better than the cathedral, nice baroque building. Rather smaill but nice church, more "authentic" than the nearby cathedral

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank cojotent
Reviewed 23 February 2018

The first buildings of this church were made of adobe (mudbrick) and were erected in 1675. Construction continued over the next approximately 50 years, adding the two towers, the facade etc, such that the building that we now see, was completed in 1722. The interior...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank westy54
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This was within 5 min from my hotel. I like old majestic buildings and the churches on foreign soil fits the bill.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank hrcalso
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Montserrat
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
...More
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