On Ciudad Vieja's main square, this museum is devoted to Lithuanian-born Constructivist artist José Gurvich (1927–74), who lived most of...
Also known as Plaza Constitución, this leafy plaza was the heart of colonial Montevideo. On its east side stands the Cabildo (finished...
Café de la Pausa
A cozy hideaway tucked upstairs just west of Plaza Constitución.
Join the crowds enjoying beer and chivitos (Uruguay’s classic steak sandwich) under the trees at this informal eatery on Ciudad Vieja’s...
Iglesia Matriz information
Lonely Planet review
Opposite the Cabildo on Plaza Matriz is the Iglesia Matriz, Montevideo's oldest public building. It was begun in 1784 and completed in 1799.