Buenos Aires Cabildo
Museum type :
ARCHAEOLOGICAL

Established in :
1610

Holidays :
None

Visiting Hours :
Tu-F 12:30p-7p; Su 3p-7p

Contact No :
54 11-4780-1900

Location :
Cabildo , Argentina

Display Objects :

The small museum contains a replica of the city's first printing press, an exhibit of Jesuit and colonial art, old maps and pictures of the city.




Description :

  • The Cabildo was the Buenos Aires' Town Council building and the heart of the May 1810 revolution.

  • Modern construction has changed the Cabildo but the fagade retains a sample of the arches that once spanned the Plaza de Mayo.