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Lots of History Here - Best with a Guide

This is a place where a lot of stuff went down in the 80s and 90s. It won't mean very much to you... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
great sculpture - El Monumento a La Raza (Monument to Race)

My first weekend in Medellin, I chose to partake in a city tour hosted by Real City Tours. After a... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
Denise C
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Asdasdasd, Medellin 576576575, Colombia
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a must, outstanding place, close to historical places in Medellin, Parque de las Luces, Teleantioquia, Guayaqui, Cisneros, Biblioteca Publica, El Metro, El Tranvía, etc.

Thank AHawkins2014
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This is the government center of the city. It has some interesting arquitecture and the building around it are quite interesting. I recommend coming here on a walking tour by Real City Tours (free and in English) to get the whole story on the center...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Without the explanations fro a guide it is not easy to explore this area.This area has open urban plan, important administrative and government buildings, eye pleasing urban planning. A few eye catching monuments. It helps to know Colombian history.

Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I read lots of reviews of this interesting cluster of modern architecture, but when I was here in June 2017, there was no way to visit any building as the whole area was cordoned off by barriers, with police guarding the only breaks in the...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This place had a real interesting sculptor outside. It's supposed to like a bost or something with a whole bucnh of images carved into it. Some of it was downright scary!!

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This area is the government area with administrative buildnings. Also monuments from the Medellin history. Great sculpture El Monumento a La Raza

Thank Hanna F
Reviewed 16 December 2016

This is a place where a lot of stuff went down in the 80s and 90s. It won't mean very much to you unless you have someone explain it to you, so I recommend going with a guide or someone who is knowledgeable. (read about...More

Thank SandBAtlanta
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My first weekend in Medellin, I chose to partake in a city tour hosted by Real City Tours. After a short introduction to the tour and background information about our guide, our first stop was La Alpujarra Administrative & Business District with huge concrete buildings...More

1  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I was there to get my RUT, this is the place where you can obtain everything from the government. passports, tax numbers, you name it. around in the neighborhood are lots of copyshops. take a look at the restaurant area next to the entrance it's...More

Thank Guillermo v
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Walking from the Parque Cisneros to the Alipujar Metro Station, I saw this building. What caught my attention are the big, tall sculptures in front of this building. Also located near this building is the old Ferrocaril or Train Station. Enjoy your visit!

Thank LolaGo1
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