Museo Histórico Provincial Marqués de Sobremonte
Iglesia San Roque
Dating from 1761, the crumbling, atmospheric Iglesia San Roque overlooks a plazoleta (small plaza) of the same name.
Basílica Nuestra Señora de la Merced
The tiled domes of this modest church are one of the defining features of the Córdoba skyline. Check out the baroque pulpit dating from...
Originally designed as the town hall, the current building dates from 1749, although there have been Cabildos here since 1588, housing...
Patio del Tango
On Friday nights, the city hosts the Patio del Tango on the outdoor Patio Mayor of the historic Cabildo (weather permitting), kicking...
Stylish, modern cafes are starting to pop up in the old part of town, and Bursatil is one of the finest. There’s a cool modern interior,...
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Museo Histórico Provincial Marqués de Sobremonte information
It’s worth dropping into this museum, one of the most important historical museums in the country, if only to see the colonial house it occupies: an 18th-century home that once belonged to Rafael Núñez, the colonial governor of Córdoba and later viceroy of the Río de la Plata. It has 26 rooms, seven interior patios, meter-thick walls and an impressive wrought-iron balcony supported by carved wooden brackets.