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A popular gathering place on Sundays, this central park is filled with textile vendors, food stalls and musical performances.
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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Reviewed 6 October 2019

what a great monument and its architecture is fascinating. the history is very interesting. I admired the building so much!

Date of experience: October 2019
Reviewed 6 September 2019 via mobile

Typical central plaza in central and southern American counties. This one has a plaza with a church and a government building. Lots of pigeons. Local people and local vendors too.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 24 July 2019

Strategic place from where you can go and visit the other nearby landmarks. You can also find a lot of street vendors, a lot of pigeons, local people, and of course a nice place to take a rest while exploring the historical route.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 11 July 2019

Like all central city Plazas this one was also surrounded by the National Palace, government buildings and a Cathedral. At the time of our visit, it was filled with folding chairs for an event.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

Watch your wallet and camera! We bought seeds from a square vendor. It sure was fun. Nice to see the national palace and city cathedral.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 30 November 2018

You probably need five minutes here. You can see the National Cathedral and the Presidential Palace but other than that there is not much to see or do. Make sure to check that they are not having a protest or march before you head down...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Architectonic but it is dangerous. Too much thieves and bums. Just recommendable to take a few shots and leave.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

It is the most important square of Guatemala and heart of Old Town. You can find there several beautiful historical buildings: Cathedral Metropolitana, Palazio Nacional and many others.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

This is a very large plaza which is surrounded by some superb public buildings which lend themselves to being photographed.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Outside is great, many good photos, but... Three days and five attempts to enter a public building, security would turn me away with explanation of one more hour. I went the last day at 1030, they said 1100, then I returned at 1300, they said...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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