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San Martin 1050, Retiro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

IT is one of the best-known churches also for its neighbourhood to get married / there are LOTS of churches in Buenos Aires being a Catholic country, but this one deserves visiting and is walking distance from Florida street and Puerto Madero - there are...More

Thank DOLORESMERCADO
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Peaceful place. Quiet. Certainly beautiful with wonderful architecture on the inside. Not one of the most popular churches but a hidden gem. Highly recommended and a surprising find here. Was not very busy when I was here mid-day mid-week.

Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We found it to be most interesting... as a cathedral in general, plus it has such a connection to Argentinian independence AND the current pope. Not as gaudy as some...

Thank revjcs
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We found our way here on a Saturday morning and had the place to ourselves. It seems to be off the beaten track--which is too bad. It is not a huge cathedral but quite ornate and beautiful inside--not so much on the outside as it...More

1  Thank chesterchandler
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Very well maintained and beautiful church. Highly recommend going there to see the artwork and stained glass windows.

Thank Rick R
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This basilica near the San Martin Park has a magnificent main altar. It is huge and looks like the walls of buildings in a city. When we visited it was adorned with many white flowers, which made it even more imoressive. Of course there is...More

1  Thank vagabondafelice
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We thought we were going to enjoy the architecture in this beautiful church, we enjoyed a fabulous concert as well!

Thank dianne f
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

This is a pretty old church here. The architecture is lovely .The inside also pretty.If you have time have a look.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Not as well publicized or as visited as some of the other larger iglesias in Buenos Aires, this smaller gem is immaculately kept, has a beautiful altar, and is a serene place to visit, whether or not one is a practicing Catholic. It is easily...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Others have already said it... well worth a visit if in BA.. lovely church and alter in a nice part of the City

Thank Andrew H
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Retiro
Exquisite palaces and luxurious apartment buildings
combine with art galleries and exclusive boutiques to
make Retiro the perfect spot for those who enjoy
sophistication. However, the non-stop foot traffic to
and from Retiro train and bus terminals, accompanied
by the myriad of trucks leaving and arriving at the
port, mean this neighbourhood is never truly at rest.
One minute you are walking down a street dotted with
...More
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You have to connect with the line to Plaza San Martin and then walk a few blocks. If you like walk you can go walking its about half an hour max. I dis it, its a nice walk.”
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