Independence Square

Montevideo , Uruguay
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Independence Square

This live webcam shows you the main square of Montevideo – Independence Square (Plaza Independencia).

On the right side of the live broadcast there is the Artigas Mausoleum with a magnificent equestrian statue and an underground burial chamber of José Artigas, the national hero of Uruguay.

A striking example of colonial architecture, the Estevez Palace, is also in live mode. It appeared in 1873 and served as a presidential residence.

In the background of the live camera there is a neoclassical building, was once the seat of the Uruguayan government, and now houses the Government House Museum – the Legislative Palace.

On the left side of the webcam you can see the exquisite Palacio Salvo in an eclectic style. The Salvo Palace was completed in 1928 and for some time was the tallest building in Latin America, but now it does not lose the title of the highest in the country.


Montevideo, where the live stream comes from, is the capital and largest city of Uruguay. It is a beautiful and green village with a large number of parks, architectural structures, museums and art galleries. Pedestrian streets are laid out in the historic city center.

The most popular place in Montevideo is Plaza Independencia, which is shown in this online live camera.

Among the religious attractions of the capital of Uruguay in the webcam, the 1790 Montevideo Cathedral stands out.

Other beautiful temples of Montevideo in this live camera are:  Church of the Sacred Heart of Christ (Santuario Nacional del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus), Catholic Cathedral of Iglesia Matriz, Buddhist Monastery.

The historic center of Montevideo you see in web camera, is a popular walking area. Here is the central pedestrian street of Sarandi with restaurants, shops, as well as the popular promenade for walking – Rambla.

Montevideo, where the webcam is located, is a very green city. Favorite park areas in the city: Parque Batlle, Parque Rodo and Parque Prado.


The climate in Montevideo, where the live broadcast comes from, is mild subtropical. In summer (January), the average air temperature is +24 … + 26 C. The beach holiday season lasts from October to May. The water warms up to +23 C. Winter (June – September) is cloudy and rainy. Air temperature +10 … + 12 C.

Weather forecast in Montevideo for 7 days is available on our website online.

Watch other nice Baltic Live Cam live streams from Latin America – Sentago city center in Chile and  Puerto Vallarta beach in Mexico.