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.

Landmarks in the Area

Railway station
Buenos Aires is a former passenger railway station in the city of , . Photo: Estación Lincoln, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Infectious Diseases Hospital “Dr. Francisco Javier Muñiz" is a public metropolitan-area hospital serving , and the surrounding area since 1882. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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

The Hospital Interdisciplinario Psicoasistencial José Tiburcio Borda is the largest and most notable psychiatric hospital in . Photo: Baute2010, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Piñeiro is a town in Avellaneda Partido of , Argentina. is situated 2½ km south of Barracas.

La Boca is a neighborhood, or barrio of the capital, . is situated 3 km northeast of Barracas. Photo: Bleff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Valentín Alsina is a city in the of , Argentina. is situated 4 km southwest of Barracas.

Dock Sud is a town of Avellaneda County in , Argentina. is situated 4 km east of Barracas. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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