Barracas

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

Stadium
The Alberto J. Armando Stadium is a football stadium located in , , . Photo: gabriel 12, CC BY 3.0.

Museum
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. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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

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

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

Barracas

Latitude
-34.6453° or 34° 38' 43" south
Longitude
-58.3876° or 58° 23' 15.2" west
Open Location Code
48Q39J36+VX
Population
77,500
Elevation
10 metres (33 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1709707565
Geo­Names ID
3436134
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Also Known As

  • Armenian: Բառակաս
  • Basque: Barracas (Buenos Aires)
  • Basque: Barracas
  • Belarusian: Баракас
  • Cebuano: Barracas
  • Chinese: 军营
  • Chinese: 軍營
  • Danish: Barracas
  • Dutch: Barracas
  • English: Barracas, Buenos Aires
  • English: Barrio de Barracas
  • Esperanto: Barracas
  • French: Barracas
  • German: Barracas
  • Hungarian: Barracas
  • Italian: Barracas
  • Japanese: バラカス
  • Latin: Barracas
  • Lithuanian: Barakas
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Barracas
  • Portuguese: Barracas
  • Russian: Барракас (Буэнос-Айрес)
  • Russian: Барракас
  • Slovenian: Barracas
  • Spanish: Barracas
  • Turkish: Barracas, Buenos Aires

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