La Recoleta Cemetery is a popular cemetery which is situated in Recoleta neighborhood of BuenosAires in Argentina. It includes the graves of some of the notable Argentines like Raul Alfonsin, Eva Peron and many other Argentina Presidents. Established in 1822, one can enter the cemetery through the neo-classical gates having tall Greek columns. The Liliana Crociati de Szaszak tomb is of a special interest here known for its unusual design.
Address: Calle Junín 1790, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Recoleta is a fashionable upscale neighborhood which comprises of boutiques, cafes and art galleries too. There are also street fair held on weekends. Tourists can get to see here architectural buildings, religious and historic sites too. As this is one... more of the distinguished areas in Buenos Aires, a lot of tourists visit this neighborhood, mostly to see Cemetery of Recoleta. Known as the city of dead, the city itself is like a small village having narrow streets which is surrounded by memorials, monuments, tombs and mausoleums. There are around 6500 tombs on such small piece of earth, which is amazing.
Address: Junin 1790, Barrio Recoleta