Barracas is a barrio, or district, in the southeast part of the city of , Argentina. It is located between the railroad of Ferrocarril General Manuel Belgrano and the Riachuelo River, and the streets Regimiento de Patricios, Defensa, Caseros, Vélez Sársfield, Amancio Alcorta, Lafayette, and Lavardén.

Notable Places in the Area

The Alberto J. Armando Stadium is an association football stadium located in district of . is situated 2½ km northeast of Barracas. Photo: gabriel 12, CC BY 3.0.

The Argentine is located in , , and is a museum dedicated to the history of Argentina, exhibiting objects relating to the May Revolution and the Argentine War of Independence. is situated 2½ km northeast of Barracas. Photo: Robert2183, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Estadio Tomás A. Ducó is a stadium in , located in the neighborhood of . Photo: Dan DeLuca, CC BY 2.0.

The is known by several names, including, in Spanish, Río de la Matanza, Río Matanza, Río Mataderos, Río de la Manzana or simply Riachuelo. is situated 2½ km southwest of Barracas. Photo: Gobierno de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

The south of includes the colorful La Boca and Barracas neighborhoods. Photo: Jc8136, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The center of has most of the city's attractions, including performances in the… Photo: Roger Schultz, CC BY 2.0.

is the capital and largest city of . Photo: Moemoemoe, CC0.


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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Barracas. See this page's contributions. Photo: Jorge Gobbi, CC BY 2.0.