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Major Square Between Prospero And Putumayo Streets | Center of Iquitos, Iquitos 16000, Peru
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Major Square Between Prospero And Putumayo Streets | Center of Iquitos, Iquitos 16000, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eiffel's house is located just off the main square and is worth stopping by to see for a few minutes, perhaps with an ice cream in hand.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Designed by Eiffel, shipped knocked down to Iquitos and assembled on the spot, its the most sustainable building in the jungle. Look beneath the multiple layers of paint and try to see it in all its glory. Too bad it didn't become a model for...More

Thank johnatehere
Reviewed 27 June 2017

If you're walking in downtown Iquitos by all means take a look and a picture. It's an antique metal house designed (allegedly) by Gustave Eiffel, of Eiffel tower fame. It's not too impressive, but it's colorful and quaint. If you're not in the area I...More

Thank JohnABC81
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This building was made with the spares metal from the Eiffel tower from Paris and it architect was Eiffel. In there you can find stores and restaurants.

Thank Javson D
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This Square is a good place to grab a bite to eat then walk around and see the old buildings and watch the people .

Thank rollinsthomas
Reviewed 30 March 2017

There is nothing worth looking at on the inside. It's not very well maintained either. Nothing too impressive. It may have been important or impressive before. There's nothing on its history either.

Thank natalia c
Reviewed 12 March 2017

A big disappointment. The name Eiffel attached to it raises expectations but it appears to be one more dilapidated building in a city that is full of them.

Thank Nancy5960
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It used to be a nice place to sit down but the situation inside is dangerous (not well maintained) and so it is closed already for a couple of years. Nothing to see but the outside :-(

Thank Peruluz
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is just a building that apparently was designed / built by Eiffel of Paris. There is really nothing special to see, there are stores a pharmacy. There are much nicer buildings in this city to see, just walk the streets and enjoy the many...More

Thank HappyTraveller213
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This Landmark Building bordering on the Plaza des Armas in Iquitos is made of iron and hosts Eiffel (not confirmed) as its architect. Nevertheless it's a nice touch to your Iquitos experience is best viewed from across the street. It houses stores in the lower...More

Thank Dev K
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