Plaza de Mayo is a public square in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The square was created in 1884 in the city's financial district, it was created by unifying two existing squares the Plaza Mayor and Plaza de Armes after the demolition of a building that separated them. The square is surrounded by some major buildings of Buenos Aires such as the Casa Rosada and the City Hall. Plaza de Mayo has been the site of some key Argentinian events which includes some major political rallies. The square itself is pedestrianised and includes street furniture and trees.
Take the metro to ‘Plaza de Mayo’ which is the squares official stop, the M1 line travels there. The 7, 8, 22, 29, 50 and 56 buses all stop at the square.
Opening Times and Admission
The square is a public square, it is free to visit at any hour of any day.