Attractions List of Famous Buenos Aires Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Buenos Aires skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Buenos Aires architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Buenos Aires are included on this list. Information about these Buenos Aires buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Buenos Aires and older historic landmarks.

List features buildings like Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti and Repsol-YPF tower.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Buenos Aires?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Buenos Aires. Famous architectural houses within the city of Buenos Aires are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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Abasto de Buenos Aires

The Abasto Shopping is one of the biggest shopping mall centers in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The building was the central wholesale fruit and vegetable market in the city from 1893 to 1984. Since 1999, it has served as a shopping mall. It is also famous for being in the area where the tango singer Carlos Gardel, known as El Morocho del Abasto, lived for most of his life. Today, the surrounding area, though part of the Balvanera neighbourhood, is sometimes referred to as Abasto. The Abasto Shopping centre is served by the adjoining underground station Carlos Gardel of line B metro. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Balvanera, Buenos Aires, Argentina


Alvear Tower

The Alvear Tower is a residential and hotel high rise currently under development on Azucena Villaflor Avenue, east of Dock Two in the upscale Puerto Madero section of Buenos Aires. A mixed-use development, the 53-story, 70,000 m² building will include 175 condominiums totalling 34,000 m², as well as a five star hotel. The building's residential floor plans are notable for their variety - ranging from 100 m to 500 m - as well as their 3.3 m ceilings. Its development is taking place on a 7,000 m² lot sold by Grupo Chateau for US$35 million to Madrid-based developer Rayet for the construction of the Hotel Único Buenos Aires. Originally scheduled to open at the end of 2010, the Único Hotel ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Argentina

Opened: Jan 01 2013

Structural Height (m): 249.94


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City/Town: Buenos Aires, Greater Buenos Aires, South America, Argentina, Southern Cone

The building was included in the exhibition 20th Century Architecture Exhibition, held at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles in 2000, as the century's most important work of Latin American architecture. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Buenos Aires, Greater Buenos Aires, South America, Argentina, Southern Cone

Architect: Clorindo Testa

Architecture Firm: SEPRA

Created By: Clorindo Testa

Style: Brutalist architecture

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