Bird's-eye view of Plaza San Martín in 2018.
Aerial view of Plaza San Martín and its surroundings.
Plaza San Martín's great Ombú tree
Our Lady of Buen Aire in front of the National Migration Department
The northern end of Avenida Leandro N. Alem.
View of Plaza San Martín in 1920, when the Argentine Pavilion (left) still graced the park as an art museum
Juan de Garay founding Buenos Aires in 1580. The initial settlement, founded by Pedro de Mendoza, had been abandoned since 1542.
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Monument to José de San Martín, the plaza namesake.
Aldus verthoont hem de stadt Buenos Ayrros geleegen in Rio de la Plata, painting by a Dutch sailor who anchored at the port around 1628.
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Monumento a los caídos en Malvinas (Monument for the fallen in the Falklands War) is located in Plaza San Martin
Emeric Essex Vidal, General view of Buenos Ayres from the Plaza de Toros, 1820. In this area now lies the Plaza San Martín.
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Impression of the Buenos Aires Cathedral by Carlos Pellegrini, 1829.
Avenida 9 de Julio
View of the Avenida de Mayo in 1915
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Construction of the Obelisk of Buenos Aires on the 9 de Julio Avenue, 1936.
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9 de Julio Avenue, 1986.
Catalinas Norte is an important business complex composed of nineteen commercial office buildings and occupied by numerous leading Argentine companies, foreign subsidiaries, and diplomatic offices. It is located in the Retiro and San Nicolás neighborhoods.
Satellite view of the Greater Buenos Aires area, and the Río de la Plata.
Buenos Aires Botanical Garden
Heavy rain and thunderstorm in Plaza San Martin. Thunderstorms are usual during the summer.
The Buenos Aires City Hall in the right corner of the entrance to the Avenida de Mayo
Metropolitan Police of Buenos Aires City
The Immigrants' Hotel, constructed in 1906, received and assisted the thousands of immigrants arriving to the city. The hotel is now a National Museum.
Villa 31, a villa miseria in Buenos Aires
The Metropolitan Cathedral is the main Catholic church in the city.
The Buenos Aires Stock Exchange, the main stock exchange and financial center of Argentina.
Headquarters of the National Bank of Argentina, the national bank and the largest in the country's banking sector.
Buenos Aires Bus, the city's tourist bus service. The official estimate is that the bus carries between 700 and 800 passengers per day, and has carried half a million passengers since its opening.
Monument to the Carta Magna and Four Regions of Argentina in the neighborhood of Palermo
The Centro Cultural Kirchner (Kirchner Cultural Center), located at the former Central Post Office, is the largest of Latin America.
Homage to Buenos Aires, a mural located at the Carlos Gardel station of the Buenos Aires Underground. It represents a typical scene from the city and several of its icons, such as singer Carlos Gardel, the Obelisco, the port, tango dancing and the Abasto market.
Buenos Aires Museum of Modern Art.
The interior of El Ateneo Grand Splendid, a celebrated bookstore located in the barrio of Recoleta.
Tango dancers during the World tango dance tournament.
The Buenos Aires Philharmonic.
Gaumont Cinema opened in 1912.
A screening at Parque Centenario, as part of the 2011 edition of BAFICI
A fashion show at the Planetarium in 2013, as part of BAFWEEK.
View of Bolívar Street facing the Cabildo and Diagonal Norte, on Buenos Aires' historical center. The city's characteristic convergence of diverse architectural styles can be seen, including Spanish Colonial, Beaux-Arts and modernist architecture.
Teatro Colón.
Colegio Nacional de Buenos Aires, a public high school in Buenos Aires, and it is one of the most prestigious in Argentina and Latin America.
University of Buenos Aires' Law School in Recoleta
July 9 Avenue
Aeroparque Jorge Newbery
A Mitre Line Trenes Argentinos train in Retiro railway station
Map of the Greater Buenos Aires Commuter Rail Network
200 Series rolling stock at San José de Flores station, Buenos Aires Underground.
Buenos Aires Underground map
Metrobus, Paseo del Bajo.
Buquebus high-speed ferries connect Buenos Aires to Uruguay
Campo Argentino de Polo, home of the Argentine Open Polo Championship, the most important global event of this discipline
La Bombonera during a night game of Copa Libertadores between Boca Juniors v. Colo Colo.
Luna Park

Retiro is a barrio or neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

- Retiro, Buenos Aires

Plaza San Martín (English: San Martín Square) is a park located in the Retiro neighbourhood of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

- Plaza San Martín (Buenos Aires)

The oldest of these, the Marriott Plaza, was opened in 1909 and faces Plaza San Martín, to the north of which lies the train terminal and the Plaza Fuerza Aérea Argentina (formerly Plaza Británica), where the Torre Monumental (formerly Torre de los Ingleses) is located; the palladian monument was donated by the Anglo-Argentine community for the 1910 centennial celebrations, and suffered several acts of sabotage in the wake of the 1982 Falklands War.

- Retiro, Buenos Aires

Plaza San Martín is a park located in the city's neighborhood of Retiro. Situated at the northern end of pedestrianized Florida Street, the park is bounded by Libertador Ave. (N), Maipú St. (W), Santa Fe Avenue (S), and Leandro Alem Av. (E).

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Approximate route

Avenida del Libertador (Buenos Aires)

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Approximate route
The avenue in 1936
The avenue in Olivos, Greater Buenos Aires
Prourban tower
Patio Bullrich
National Museum of Fine Arts
National Library
Argentine Automobile Club building
National Museum of Decorative Arts
Monument to the Carta Magna
Bosch Palace
Hipódromo Argentino de Palermo
National Atomic Energy Commission

Avenida del Libertador is one of the principal thoroughfares in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and in points north, extending 25 km from the Retiro District of Buenos Aires (where it continues as Avenida Leandro N. Alem) to the northern suburb of San Fernando.

Avenida Leandro Alem at its northern end becomes Libertador Avenue at the southeast corner of San Martín Plaza.

Santa Fe Avenue between Maipú and Esmeralda Streets.

Avenida Santa Fe

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Santa Fe Avenue between Maipú and Esmeralda Streets.
Location of Santa Fe Avenue in Buenos Aires.
Eastbound on Santa Fe, past Callao Avenue.

Avenida Santa Fe is one of the principal thoroughfares in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The artery is essential to the imaginary axis of Barrio Norte in Buenos Aires, comprising the areas influenced by the route of the avenue through Retiro, Recoleta and Palermo neighborhoods, it is considered one of the main shopping and strolling areas of the city, its many boutiques range from elegant to edgy, which has led it to be dubbed the 'Avenue of Fashion'.

Santa Fe Avenue officially begins on the southern end of Plaza San Martín and the northern end of pedestrian Florida Street.

Kavanagh Building seen from Plaza San Martín

Kavanagh building

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Kavanagh Building seen from Plaza San Martín
View of the houses where the Kavanagh would later be built, 1926.
The center of Buenos Aires in 1936, with the Kavanagh Building in the lower left corner.

The Kavanagh Building (Edificio Kavanagh) is a famed skyscraper in Retiro, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The Kavanagh Building is located at 1065 Florida Street in the barrio of Retiro, overlooking Plaza San Martín.