Plaza de Mayo

The Plaza de Mayo is a city square and main foundational site of , . It was formed in 1884 after the demolition of the Recova building, unifying the city's Plaza Mayor and Plaza de Armas, by that time known as Plaza de la Victoria and Plaza 25 de Mayo, respectively.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Pirámide de Mayo, located at the hub of the Plaza de Mayo, is the oldest national monument in the City of Buenos Aires. Photo: Christopher Michel, CC BY 2.0.

Historic building
The is the public building in that was used as seat of the town council during the colonial era and the government house of the Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata. Photo: Pugliesepugliese, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a landmark of , . Photo: Barcex, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

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

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

Neighborhood
is situated 2½ km north of Plaza de Mayo. Photo: Roberto Fiadone, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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