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Dominating the plaza in which it sits, the stately capitol building is modeled after the White House in Washington DC.
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Av Rivadivia & Av Entre Rios - Plaza Congreso, Buenos Aires, Argentina
El Centro (Downtown)
+54 11 4127-7100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Free tour in English that you have to book. You will need your passport. Excellent tour! Lovely young lady (who looked like Claudia on Strictly) who was so passionate about her country and it’s history. Assembly/Congress and Senate were fascinating. Spent a good hour. Compared...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 20 April 2019 via mobile

The Stunning National Congress building is one not to be missed. If you can, walk from the bottom of the Plaza towards the building and then walk around it to get the best appreciation of it's size and imposing appearance. There are tours available (free)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 March 2019 via mobile

We went on the free guided tour in English. These take place every day except Wednesday at 12.30&5pm. Make sure that you take your passport or photo ID. There are only 2rooms open owing to renervations which will be complete in 2035! Tour guide was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 February 2019

We didn't go in so can't really comment other than it is a magnificent building in the centre of BA and it's worth a look - also we picked up a good free walking tour from here.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BrushM
Reviewed 4 January 2019

This domed building just invites the amateur photographer to hazard his or her luck and represents a beautiful monument to Argentina's Golden Age cum Belle epoque of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Perry B
Reviewed 18 December 2018

Truly stunning building from the outside. I was unable to take a peak inside, but the exterior is elaborately detailed and makes for a gorgeous landmark and anchor for the Av. de Mayo. The plaza in front is enormous, but didn't feel over-sized and unsafe,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ASU_DrK
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This building has definitely seen better days, as has Argentina. Sad. It's dirty and shabby and old. I think Argentinians would feel better about their country if this tired old building were cleaned up.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank califcasl
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The Argentine Congress Building is reminiscent of the some of the most famous and beautiful neo-classic parliament buildings in Europe. It is located near the Casa Rosada and among other government buildings in Buenos Aires. Even though it's a nice area with lots of tourists,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank adrikitty22
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Huge, beautiful building. Next to a large square with other famous landmarks and other points of interest. A good meeting place for anyone. Ideally located in the middle of BA. I think it is worth the trip to this part of town, I was not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Buenos Aires y a huge city with different neigborhoods and sigtseeings. Enjoy Palermo Soho, Puerto Madero, San Telmo, Recoleta to blend with the porteño culture

Date of experience: March 2018
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