La Casa Rosada (English: The Pink House) is the executive mansion and office of the President of Argentina. The palatial mansion is known officially as Casa de Gobierno, ("House of Government" or "Government House"). Normally, the President lives at the Quinta de Olivos, the official residence of the President of Argentina, which is located in Olivos, Buenos Aires Province. The characteristic color of the Casa Rosada is baby pink, and is considered one of the most emblematic buildings in Buenos Aires. The building also houses a museum, which contains objects relating to former presidents of Argentina. It has been declared a National Historic Monument of Argentina.
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dta (69552) 2014-09-01 14:19
Ola Andre ,
A fine view of this important building of Buenos aires . Excellent framing and beautiful contrast of colors .
dkmurphys (50808) 2014-09-01 23:57
Fine capture of this Presidential Palace. I like the architecture and the atmosphere around it. Well taken.
macjake (59006) 2014-09-03 11:28
really enjoy this 3 photo mini series on this Pink House.
after reading the note, I now understand why there's a tall gate surrounding it.
interesting color choice, as i'm sure it stands out while walking around the streets.
never seen this before, so i'm glad to see it here on TE today!
- Copyright: Andre Bonavita (bona) (13195)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2013-08-11
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS Rebel T3i, Canon EF 18-135mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM, HOYA 67mm CIR-PL
- Exposure: f/7.1, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Winter in Argentina
- Date Submitted: 2014-09-01 13:16