Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento, Buenos Aires

Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento features eclectic architecture constructed in the style of the great churches of France. Visit the 1916 basilica and marvel at its five imposing towers, three of which rise from the front of the building. Head inside and wander the isles of the church to discover a tiled floor, ornate organ, sturdy columns, and stained glass decorations that date back to the original construction. Don't miss getting an up-close look at the lavish altar at the front. Check the schedule for services and events taking place in this active church. Plan to visit Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Buenos Aires attractions using our Buenos Aires travel route planner .
Create an itinerary including Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Basilica del Santisimo Sacramento Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
2,555 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • A very beautiful church, with an interesting history and a beautiful decoration Located in it atheist of Catherines or Retreat, upon entering dazzle
    View original
  • The Basilica houses the history of our country, more specifically the city of good air, nestled in the area of retreat, and ordered to be built by the Flia Anchorena.
    View original
Google
  • It is unbelievable, bearing in mind that this church was built as a private church by and for a unique family Anchorena. It is a very opulent building with a very special interior. Every detail is unique and there is so much jewelry. For example, many different types of marbles were used. There are mosaics, filigree wood carvings. There are 8 confessionals inside, all individually decorated with elaborate woodwork. The altar is very huge. Also the floor is very special with colored stones. The fact that it is a basilica also means that it is a particularly venerable, meaningful church, as this award is given only by the Pope. It is a highlight in Buenos Aires but it's hidden, in the middle of a side street between two other buildings. The crypta can be visited only on Friday from 9 to 3 p.m. What drove Mercedes Castellanos de Anchorena to build such a magnificent church for herself?
  • This is Bethle... Cripta san Pedro y Julian eymard built in 1916.you need to be here to see for yourself how magnificenty this temple of God is
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Buenos Aires

View all >
4.1
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 2​h

Hidden gems in Buenos Aires

4.1
Duration: 1​h
4.4
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 4​h
4.3
Duration: 2​h

Shopping in Buenos Aires

View all >
4.8
Duration: 1​h
4.3
Duration: 1​h
4.0
Duration: 3​h
3.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Side trips from Buenos Aires

4.6
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
3.3
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 3​h

Nearby attractions in Buenos Aires

4.8
Duration: 1​h
4.7
Duration: 30​min
4.2
Duration: 3​h
4.1
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 3​h
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 30​min