Museo Nacional de Historia
Located behind the cathedral, this was one of the city's major markets for food and other daily necessities until the building was...
Facing Parque Central, this was constructed between 1782 and 1815 (the towers were finished in 1867). It has survived earthquake and...
El Gran Hotel
You can't actually stay here, but the down-market renovated lobby of this classic hotel is one of downtown's better-looking bars. It...
Parrillada Doña Sara
A lot of places call themselves Argentine steakhouses, but this one recreates the atmosphere almost exactly, with photo-covered walls,...
Museo Nacional de Historia information
Lonely Planet review
The Museo Nacional de Historia is a jumble of historical relics with an emphasis on photography and portraits. Check the carefully manicured hairstyles of the 19th-century generals and politicos.