Palacio de Aguas Corrientes, Buenos Aires

A 19th-century water pumping station, Palacio de Aguas Corrientes still houses some offices and customer assistance centers of the local water company, as well as a small and quirky waterworks museum. The French Renaissance palace is topped with a tin roof, covered with glazed, multi-color tiles and enameled bricks. The small museum on the second floor boasts a collection of tiles, ancient sanitary wares, ceramic pipe joints, huge water valves, plans and scale models, as well as reconstructions of old offices. Join a guided tour for a glimpse of huge water tanks and the building's inner workings. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Palacio de Aguas Corrientes and many more Buenos Aires attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Buenos Aires travel itinerary planner .
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  • This work represents a part of the history of BA. Is monumental and fantastic in its details. More than 300,000 pieces imported from England. It is very interesting! Inside there is a lot to see outside this all the grandeur of this beautiful work.
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  • It is very nice place has it all is a very beautiful place i turistico is a place very nice has it all is suitable for people in wheelchairs
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  • I couldn't get in because it was always closed. But every day I spent in front of this museum because it was 2 blocks from the hotel I was. And he has a stunning architecture!
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  • A must for Buenos Aires visit. A guided visit to the inners is advisable, there is absolutely no relashionship between outside and inside. If you have interest in history, architecture, engineering, must go.
  • Since ancient Rome. Tubes and all connected with water in the town. Great architecture. Lovely party place.
  • Impressive building with a small museum for free
  • Simply marvelous design and great architecture!
  • Really interesting architectural style of the building. Gave it 4 stars because of the strange opening hours: from 9 a.m. till 1 p.m.

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