Feria de Artesanos de Plaza Francia
On sunny weekend afternoons, this upscale craft market teems with artisans selling exquisite bronze jewelry, brightly colored cotton...
Museo Participativo de Ciencias
In Recoleta visit the Museo Participativo de Ciencias , in the Centro Cultural Recoleta. This hands-on science museum has interactive...
Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Pilar
Yes, that’s a pair of skulls on your right as you enter the basilica. But the centerpiece of this gleaming white colonial church, built...
A Recoleta institution, this classic landmark has been serving the porteño elite since the 1950s – when race-car champions used to...
This traditional restaurant hasn’t changed much since Jorge Luis Borges was a regular; try the brochettes (shish-kebabs), grilled...
Lonely Planet review
Recoleta’s hugely popular fair, with hundreds of booths and a range of creative goods. Hippies, mimes and tourists mingle. Biggest on weekends; located just outside the Cementerio de la Recoleta.