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Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento

San Martin 1050, Retiro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4312-2314
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San Martin 1050, Retiro, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Retiro
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+54 11 4312-2314
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"beautiful church"
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank dianne f
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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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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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Very beautiful church! Marcelo our guide took us there. We love seeing the different architectural features.

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This is just a beautiful quiet peaceful place to stop for a moment and be quiet and peaceful ... My husband and I visited the Basilica while we were living in BA ... it is a lovely memory.

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

A very extravagant church currently undergoing restoration in certain parts. Check out the tiled floor

Thank Sue K
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Allowed 20 minutes as part of a city tour we managed to walk all round the interior of the beautiful Basilica. Rather more ornate than catholic churches in Western parts of Europe it is more like those in Italian cities or,say, Malta. Lovely stained glass...More

Thank Mr. MJB
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We have been in so many catholic church which are all so gorgeous but yet opulent with many precious metals, huge stained glass windows and statues everywhere. I guess that isn't bad. I just thing the money could have been use better. But that is...More

Thank cruisin36
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by the myriad of trucks leaving and arriving at the
port, mean this neighbourhood is never truly at rest.
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Response from AlRoGa | Reviewed this property |
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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