La Moneda Palace
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A Joaquin Toesca and Agustin Cavallero project, this neoclasical building is the Chilean Government Seat since 1922.
Its high walls are witnesses of the country's history, like the bombing during the Military Coup in 1973 when former president Salvador Allende died.
Today, you can access to the Palace from the Constitution Square going north, getting to see its interior gardens.
Cultural, architecture and historical interest zone.
Metropolitan region. Located in Santiago.
How to get there?
To Santiago: Airway, to the Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport. Also, land route, by Route Panamericana 5.
From Valparaiso: Land route, by Cuesta La Dornida (Route 68)
You can access to the La Moneda Palace from Alameda Ave., Moneda, teatinos and Morande Streets, and Moneda Metro Station (subway)
When to go?
All year long.
Mediterraneo weather. There is a dry season and rain during winter time. The annual media temperature is 14ºC, and the annual media precipitations are 356.2 milimeters.
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La Moneda Palace touristic attractions
Near touristic attractions
|Plaza de Armas||0,3 mi|
|Civic District of Santiago||0,3 mi|
|Santa Lucia Hill||0,5 mi|
|Cousiño Palace||0,6 mi|
|Forestal Park||0,7 mi|
|La Chascona Pablo Neruda's House||1,3 mi|
|Cousiño Macul Vine||5,0 mi|
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