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El Ateneo Grand Splendid
168 locals recommend
About this place
El Ateneo Grand Splendid is one of the best known bookshops in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is considered one of the most beautiful bookshop in the world.
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Location
1860 Av. Santa Fe
Recoleta, CABA C1123
Phone+54 11 4813-6052
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Wi-Fi
Free
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Tips from locals
Marcela
Marcela
June 01, 2019
It is said that it is one of the most beautiful bookstores on the planet. Located in a former theater, it has a coffee shop in what used to be the theatre stage.
Matías
Matías
February 22, 2019
The most amazing bookstore in the world (for real! Named the best by National Geographic!)
Toff
Toff
February 09, 2019
Most Beautiful Library of the world awarded by ntageo January 2019
Julieta
Julieta
January 30, 2019
beautiful book store, walking distance from the apartment
Guillermo
Guillermo
January 26, 2019
According to British newspaper The Guardian, El Ateneo Grand Splendid is the second best bookstore in the world. It preserves the splendour and elegance of the former Gran Splendid theatre/cinema, which was designed by architects Peró and Torres Armengol. Located in the Recoleta neighbourhood, El…