520. historic photo 9

31 Aug 2015

Recoleta Cemetery, Buenos Aires, Recoleta, AGN, Archivo General de la Nación, 1890

Burial photo with a splendid funeral carriage at the main entrance gate, c. 1890. Courtesy Archivo General de la Nación.

3 responses

  1. Dave Alleno comments:

    Looks like the cemetery is going to start charging tourists a 100 peso entry fee soon!

    http://www.lanacion.com.ar/1844697-el-cementerio-de-la-recoleta-cobrara-la-entrada-a-los-turistas-extranjeros

  2. Robert comments:

    It appears that way unfortunately… I’ve been watching this for a few months & will post about it soon!

  3. Dave Alleno comments:

    Thanks Robert. Looking forward to the post, and finding out more about what’s going on with this charge!

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