Jewel of Buenos Aires' art nouveau architecture re-opens

STORY: Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

This Buenos Aires art nouveau landmark has re-opened its doors

The Confiteria del Molino was closed for a four-year revamp

A raft of conservation work was carried out on the historic eight-floor building

The facade, roof, dome and winged-lion gargoyles were restored

The confectionery first opened in 1916 and became a socialite gathering place

Famous names such as the Prince of Wales and Madonna have visited

The building is considered an icon of Argentina’s belle époque

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