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Montevideo Sights

Casa de Fructuoso Rivera

  • Calle Rincón 437 Map It
  • Ciudad Vieja
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Updated 07/23/2014

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Once the home of General Fructuso Rivera, Uruguay's first president, this neoclassical Rivera House from the early 1800s was acquired by the government in 1942 and opened as a national history museum. Exhibits inside this pale yellow colonial house with an octagonal cupola and document the development of Uruguay and showcase daily life in Montevideo of the 1900s.

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Calle Rincón 437, Montevideo, 11000, Uruguay

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  • Free
  • Tues.–Fri. 11–4

Updated 07/23/2014


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