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27 Sep 2014
“An attractive building”
17 Aug 2014
“Muy Bueno / Intetesting”
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Two neoclassical style buildings, the Legislative Palace and the Federal Palace, house Venezuela's National Congress, now called the National Assembly.
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Av. Norte 2 at Av. Oeste 2, Caracas, Venezuela
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Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

This building is worth a stop to click some pics as you explore central Caracas. The guards weren't willing to allow me inside, but still possible to get some good pics from the outside.

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

Very nice building and interesting to have seen. Worth a visit and right at the subway station. If you are going to Caracas plan a visit.

Thank bbuske
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Unfortunately same as plaza bolivar has been invaded for political activities by the ruling socialist party

Date of experience: February 2012
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Reviewed 11 April 2012

It repesents how small was this country before oil extraction began.

Thank Ruben00
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Felt very insecure, there were lots of people shouting and protesting. Apparently this situation is normal there.

Date of experience: March 2012
Thank Johonny S
Reviewed 10 February 2012

Lovely centre with pretty buildings and plenty of trees. Not much to do in the centre besides a coffee, wander and Simon Bolivar´s house. Worth a look.

Thank gringalizard
Reviewed 29 December 2011

In the same area there is a bunch of interestings places to visit: Plaza Bolivar, La Catedral, La Casa de la Historia de Venezuela, Archbishop's Palace, birth house of Simon Bolivar, Simn Bolivar Museum, etc.

Date of experience: December 2011
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