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Palacio Rioja, Vina del Mar

Palacio Rioja - Vina del Mar, Chile
Palacio Rioja
Calle Quillota, Viña del Mar, ChileMap
Entre 3 y 4 Norte
+56 32 88 3322
Neighborhood: Vergara Quarter
Overview

Built by Alfredo Azancot (also responsible for the Carrasco Palace) for banker Fernando Rioja in 1906, this French-style palace was once surrounded by ornamental gardens much larger than those found today. It has belonged to the local municipal authorities since 1956, and now houses an environmental museum and a cinema. It is located on one of the city's main streets (Quillota). Some of the many spacious rooms are used as meeting facilities; according to local hearsay, there's even a resident ghost wandering about the place.

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Palacio Rioja General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM, Monday to Sunday from 03:00 PM to 06:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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