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Parroquia de San Ignacio de Loyola

Calle Bolivar 225, monserrat, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4331-2458
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23 Apr 2017
“Majestic old church”
17 Sep 2016
“Oldest church in Buenos Aires”
Calle Bolivar 225, monserrat, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4331-2458
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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.

Thank hrcalso
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Persistence in our case paid off. It was closed the first couple times we went by, but we got lucky and were able to get in because there was a student orchestra playing a short concert. Other than the alter the church is rather plain,...More

1  Thank jaimeelsabio
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Right next to the Recoleta cemetery, this little chapel is often shadowed by its neighbour, but it deserves a little recognition. For those who like history this is a stop you should make, the chapel has a nice guided tour that takes you to the...More

1  Thank GeekyTouring
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Considered the oldest of Buenos Aires colonial, it is the oldest preserved church (from the seventeenth century), a bit of our history.

Thank consuelo418
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This church was just opposite our hotel, the outside does not reflect the beautiful interior. It is colourful and peaceful, well worth a visit.

Thank 694Lola694
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

This is a very beautiful church and one can go inside to view. There are still renovations going on. It's very beautiful inside so do pop in if you can

Thank Judelle D
Reviewed 14 January 2015

very beautiful example of "colonial"/baroque style church built in the late 1700s. It has recently being refurbished to its grandiose as well as the surrounding streets to make the visit more enjoyable and pleasant. A must do in buenos aires

Thank mpremoli
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Finished in 1722, it is part of the Manzana de las Luces. It's a small church with beatiful cealings.

1  Thank Edgardo1965
Reviewed 28 February 2014

No only this is the oldest building in Buenos Aires, it is also one of the most beautiful. In summer it's a very cool place. The art is gorgeous. It has three naves and a latin-cross plan. In 1955 this building was burnt by the...More

2  Thank Andrés B
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test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
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demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
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