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Torre Monumental, Buenos Aires

Torre Monumental - Buenos Aires, Argentina
Torre Monumental
Avenida del Libertador 49, Buenos Aires, Argentina C1101Map
+54 11 4311 0186 /+54 11 4312 2232 (Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Retiro
Overview

This Renaissance clock is set on a platform 35 meters (115 feet) high with four staircases to access the interior. Each entrance is adorned with an English Empire ornamental frieze. The four quadrants of the clock were built in English opal and above each quadrant are five bronze bells. Atop the tower is an octagonal dome that is covered with layered copper. A weather vane that represents an Elizabethan three-mast ship crowns the peak.

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Torre Monumental General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM, Saturday to Sunday from 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Retiro
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