Sights & Attractions in Montevideo


Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Casa de Fructuoso Rivera
Once the home of General Fructuso Rivera,...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Montevideo
Casa de Lavalleja Museum
This Spanish neoclassical home was built in 1783...
Houses / Mansions Montevideo
Club Uruguay
Uruguay's most prestigious private social club,...
Houses / Mansions Montevideo
El Cabildo
The original City Hall is where the Uruguayan...
Government Buildings Montevideo
Iglesia Matriz
It's officially the Cathedral of the Immaculate...
Religious Sites Montevideo
Mercado del Puerto
For Montevideo's quintessential lunch experience,...
Markets / Bazaars Montevideo
Museo de Bellas Artes
Known locally as the Blanes Museum, the Museum of...
Museums / Galleries Montevideo
Museo de Historia del Arte (MuHAr)
In the Palacio Municipal (an ambitious name for...
Museums / Galleries Montevideo
Museo de la Memoria
The question still pains Uruguayans who remember...
Museums / Galleries Montevideo
Museo del Carnaval
Move over, Rio. Montevideo's annual Carnaval...
Museums / Galleries Montevideo
Museo del Fútbol
"Other countries have their history," Helenio...
Museums / Galleries Montevideo
Museo del Gaucho y la Moneda
This museum is in a rococo 19th-century mansion...
Museums / Galleries Montevideo
Palacio Legislativo
Almost 50 different types of native marble were...
Government Buildings Montevideo
Palacio Taranco/Museo de Artes Decorativas
Built in 1907, the ornate Taranco Palace in the...
Museums / Galleries, Castles / Palaces Montevideo
Parque del Prado
The oldest of the city's parks is also one of the...
Parks Montevideo
Parque Rodó
This park has a little something for everyone...
Plaza Constitución
This plaza, also known as Plaza Matriz, is the...
Squares Montevideo
Plaza Fabini
In the center of this lovely, manicured square is...
Squares Montevideo
Plaza Independencia
Connecting Cuidad Vieja and the Centro,...
Squares Montevideo
Plaza Zabala
At this charmed spot in the heart of the Ciudad...
Squares Montevideo
Sagrada Familia
Too tiny to require flying buttresses, the...
Religious Sites Montevideo
Teatro Solís
Named in honor of the discoverer of the Río...
Arts / Performance Venues Montevideo


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