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13 Aug 2018
“Interesting Building”
20 May 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018

Certainly an interesting building. Has some cool history to it. It is not the most beautiful of buildings that BA has to offer, but still a special one in it's own right. Worth checking out, but I am not sure if I would 100% go...More

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We were lucky enough to stay in one of the apartments, which is pretty much the only way to get inside, so were therefore able to see inside. This is a very cool building and very well built. The apartments are amazing, and huge, with...More

Thank brentling
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

This is an old building which was the tallest building long time back .This is a building not a tourist attraction now.You will see it on your tours of the city.

Thank SE s
Reviewed May 1, 2017

While this was probably part of one of the more interesting stops on the free walking tour it's a pretty forgettable story and building. Only my wife's maiden name made this at all interesting for us. Thanks for reading. If you found this helpful I'll...More

1  Thank dskid
Reviewed January 5, 2017

This building resembles a hand gesture that insults someone. This building was built to cover the church behind it.

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Reviewed August 28, 2016

According to urban legend, Corina Kavanagh represented "new money" and fell in love with a wealthy, aristocratic son from the Anchorena family. The Anchorena family had built a private church that they could view from their palace, but had planned on building a newer mansion...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2016

Long time back I was lucky to know inside my friend apartment ,the view is great,elevator fast ,and much confort.for many years it was the more high building in South America.

Thank alberto c
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Very beautiful building that is now an apartment building. We saw it while walking toward the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes on Liberator Avenue. I was told it was not open for tours. You see it on the left as you are walking from The...More

Thank VAChuck
Reviewed April 26, 2016

Situated on the bank of gorgeous San Martin square (the city's downtown), this building marked a feat of architecture and engineering. Guided visits are also available to admire this skyscraper from the interior.

Thank Emanuele C
Reviewed March 25, 2016

In its heyday this was a Buenos Aires skyscraper, and the interesting shape of this building is still worth a look today.

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