Asunción Sights

Manzana de la Rivera

  • Ayolas 129 Map It
  • Asunción

Published 02/08/2016

Fodor's Review

In a model for urban planners everywhere, the city of Asunción combined this manzana (block) of nine historic houses near the river into a pleasing cultural center. The oldest of these, the 1764 Casa Viola, the name by which many Asunceños refer to as the "complex," serves as a small city museum called the Museo Memoria de la Ciudad. The Casa Emasa, once a customs office, now houses La Galería, the center's art gallery. The 1914 art nouveau Casa Clari, the newest house, is the complex's café.

Sight Information

Address:

Ayolas 129, Asunción, Asunción, Paraguay

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Phone:

021-442–448

Website: museo.mca.gov.py

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Weekdays 7am–9pm, weekends 10–9

Published 02/08/2016

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