As of March 20, 2020 and by Decree 297/20, the entire country entered a period of social,

preventive and obligatory isolation.

What does this mean?

That you cannot leave your home except to provide yourself with essential items, such as food,

cleaning supplies and medicines.

If you do not comply with these rules, you are breaking the law.

If you have traveled to a country where the virus is spreading or have been in contact with

someone who tested positive, you must stay in isolation for 14 days.

If you have any of the symptoms, call free of charge at 107.

For more information, send an email to

Night of the Temples
On November many of the city's places of worship will open late to the public, showcasing the city's diversity.

Night of the Temples

November 2020. 
Various places of worship in the city.

On this unique night, many of the city's places of worship open late, from 7pm to midnight, offering cultural activities and traditional gastronomy from different communities, all starting with a spectacular inauguration with the performance of an Argentine gospel choir at Plaza Manuela Belgrano, at the junction of Juramento and Vuelta de Obligado, at 7pm.

In this fourth edition of the event, there will be eleven guided circuits in Belgrano, Palermo, San Telmo and the "centro", run together by the city tourist board, the city's Department for Religions and the special events area. You can also visit places of worship in Parque Chacabuco and Saavedra.

Highlights include a tour of a permanent exhibition of Islamic art and culture at the Rey Fahd mosque and cultural centre in Palermo, and guided meditation, tai chi and oriental caligraphy classes at the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist monastery in Belgrano. Another highlight is the chance to visit the Libertad temple, the oldest Jewish religious site in Argentina, which will host talks from members of the Jewish community and serve traditional jewish food.

Finally, as in previous editions, the city tourist board will offer the Pope Francis bus tour, exploring places where Jorge Bergoglio grew up and worked in Buenos Aires. Inscription for the free bus tour must be completed via the online platform

See more information on activities and circuits. 

Argentine Open Polo Tournament

Witness the spectacle of the world's greatest polo tournament every November - December.

Federal Barbecue Championship

Sample the best meat in Argentina, and the world, at the Federal Barbecue Championship in 2020.