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 Palace is the copy of one which existed in Europe before the war and that was destroyed by bombing. Its numbered pieces were brought by boat and here were assembled. It is necessary to note it for the beauty of its construction
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  • Very good place to learn, in the middle of the city. At first glance its outstanding and exotic architecture, looks like all the objects exhibited there.
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  • Beautiful Palace, is housed in a museum on the history of the guas currents in Bs As, it is worthwhile to discover in its four facades the shields of all Argentine provinces
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