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Piramide de Mayo (May Pyramid)

Plaza de Mayo - Casco Historico, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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12 Sep 2017
“Not very eyecatching unless you look on the ground”
26 Apr 2017
“Oldest National Monument”
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Plaza de Mayo - Casco Historico, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Montserrat
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

A monument to celebrate the first May revolution. Do not know why it is called a pyramid as there is little resemblance. The character on top is said to stand for liberty. But when you look on the ground surrounding its base, one would see...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The Pirámide de Mayo, located at the Plaza de Mayo, is the oldest national monument in the City. Its construction was ordered in 1811 by the Primera Junta to celebrate the first anniversary of the May Revolution. When we visited, the monument was hidden behind...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The Pyramid of May is beautiful, but it is currently undergoing some renovations which means it's not the best time for some photos...

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

We did a long walk from Florida Street to la Boca and then back around to Plaza del Mayo where this statue is located. Plenty of tourists taking photos, including us!

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 16 October 2014 via mobile

Free speech tramps a monument in my book any day of the week, but all of the barriers set up here to facilitate or whatever the protesters make this a poor attraction. Had there been any protesters I would be singing a different song.

Thank CarmichaelVentura
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Sometimes there are couples of Tango dancer. You can take photo with them with a "big" tip. For male tourist,sexy Tango lady accompanies. For female tourist,handsome Tango gentleman accompanies. It maybe become one of your good memories.

Thank Suits_caser
Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

Beautiful monument, full of history!, located in May Square, the center of the city. This monument is pretty for take photos and meet the history.

Thank Lean L
Reviewed 10 November 2013

This pyramid sculpture is situated in the plaza de mayo across the fence from the casa rosada: the fence is supposed to keep protestors away from casa rosada, & there are at least 4 police transport vehicles by the casa. They used tho have armored...More

Thank Travelfrquently
Reviewed 14 December 2012

You cannot miss this place, is in Downtown, and part of BA hsitory, walk around this place full of history.

Thank MaritaB
Reviewed 14 September 2012

At this point you will be able to visit the Casa Rosada (President´s Working place), Plaza de Mayo (better known through the Evita films, balcony included), Cabildo (opposite side of the Casa Rosada), when the declaration of independence was held, and the Cathedral (where General...More

Thank Wright3333
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Montserrat
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
...More
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