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A glimpse into a colonial past

Nine well restored colourful colonial homes with historical displays, art works, & café Dates from... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Darrel J
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Perth, Australia
Interesting visit to historic Asunción!

Manzana de la Rivera are several houses of the colonial period nice and well mantained, close to... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2015
RCCI
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Santiago, Chile
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“Not much to see”
29 Mar 2017
“A glimpse into a colonial past”
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

There really is very little here. It's a collection of older buildings, which contain a public library, a small theatre and a couple of galleries. There's also a restaurant. Possibly the best reason to visit is that it has a balcony that looks out over...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Nine well restored colourful colonial homes with historical displays, art works, & café Dates from 1750

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great place to visit while in Asuncion. You have Art galleries, theater, plays and the finish with a drink with a great view to the Lopez's Palace (President's administrative office). Come and visit, you won't regret it

Thank Vicente A
Reviewed 26 June 2016

go here after you visit the presidential palace. the best spot to get a picture of the presidential palace is here.

Thank JA Experiences N
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Manzana de la Rivera are several houses of the colonial period nice and well mantained, close to the Government Palace. There is a library at one of the buildings and a Museum with artifacts, drawings and photographs of old Asunción.

1  Thank RCCI
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This is a great spot to eat or have a drink on the restaurant patio, overlooking the Palacio de Gobierno.

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Reviewed 24 July 2015

It was Sunday and we had just finished a walk through the "civic center," having that part of the city to ourselves...we turned a corner and discovered this gem...the building is great, the historical wing full of goodies...the contemporary section is limited with several fun...More

Thank travelerlyle
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This is a group of old houses joined up into a common space. They have kept the colonial structure. There's a library inside with really friendly staff. You may run into an art exhibit that's going on. There's also a restaurant in it.. if you...More

Thank KANewYork
Reviewed 11 June 2015

The museum itself is quite interesting but we all peferred the buildings themselves. Entry is free and you'll need 30-60 minutes depending on what is being shown.

1  Thank MiddletonWright
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

We entered on a day without any cultural events that usually take place here. Yet is was a nice and quiet day. The restored colonial houses and the garden offered nice picture motives. The public library is also in this building complex. Not full of...More

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