Torre Monumental

Local nameTorre Monumental
LocationRetiro, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Torre Monumental, formerly known as Torre de los Ingleses is a clock tower located in the barrio of Retiro in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It is situated in the Plaza Fuerza Aérea Argentina by San Martín Street and Avenida del Libertador. It was a gift from the local British community to the city in commemoration of the centennial of the May Revolution of 1810.

After the Falklands War in 1982, the tower's original name was dropped, though some still call it Torre de los Ingleses.

Tags TowerMonument
Download Download See more
Best of Buenos Aires Walking Tour from 38 USD

Opening hours

The tower can be closed for maintenance on weekends.

The lookout is accessible to public only on special occasions.


General admission: ARS 100

More information and contact


Official website


Phone +54 11 4311 0186

Address Av. del Libertador 49. Retiro, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Coordinates -34°35'31.727" N -58°22'25.524" E

Tours and activities: Torre Monumental

Best of Buenos Aires Walking Tour

from 38 USD

Sygic Travel - A Travel Guide in Your Pocket

Download for free and plan your trips with ease
Enter your mobile phone number to receive a direct link to download the app:
Or just search for \"Sygic Travel\" in App Store or Google Play.
Sygic Travel Maps The world's first map app tailored for travelers
Use the app Not now