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Address: Zacatecas, Mexico
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The government building for the state of Zacatecas is located on the...

The government building for the state of Zacatecas is located on the south side of this plaza, the town's main square.

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nice plaza

it's about a nice colonial era plaza surrounded by many nice old buildings , it's a good place for a walk or to have a seat in it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
Beirut, Lebanon
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Ajijic, Mexico
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221 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Adjacent to the cathedral, this space often house performances of many kinds. With imaginative lighting and dancing waters from its fountain, this busy plaza is worth a visit.

Thank Marshall K
Ronneby, Sweden
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367 reviews
307 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I loved the city, but this plaza doesn't offer anything and is mostly empty. The cathedral is located here and is the only thing to do at this plaza.

Thank DanielHenrysson
Beirut, Lebanon
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51 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

it's about a nice colonial era plaza surrounded by many nice old buildings , it's a good place for a walk or to have a seat in it.

Thank YucefGB
Nuremberg, Germany
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391 reviews
171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Its a plaza, there is music and there is drunk people by night, the place is safe and its worth walking to it on a weekend and just enjoy the place with the locals. During the day is just another plaza.

Thank DonCesar
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806 reviews
431 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Nice Colonial Plaza another example of why Zacatecas is a wonderful stop! As many colonial plazas are ... this is a wonderful place to walk around and imagine how this place was thousands of years ago!

Thank METRUN360
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1,698 reviews
1,079 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 890 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

To my mind, this is one of the more mundane principal plazas I've seen in Mexico. It's not even in front of the Cathedral, but instead is parked next to it, like an afterthought, below street level, with a shabby city hall running its length. It did offer some comfy seating, however, and was great for people-watching.

Thank CarmichaelVentura
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

unexpected result. during our visit, the International Festival of Folklore of dancing was going on and the main stage was at this plaza. free admission. saw some great acts, locally as well as internationally.

Thank Xoconotchle
san luis potosi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Great open place (in front of the cathedral)... In summer be prepared to hear a lot of music and chaos

Thank jorge m
Los Angeles, California
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380 reviews
154 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

This is where all the major gatherings occur, since its next to the Cathedral. While you walk around this historic city you will most likely pass through here. In the evening there was a motorcycle club gathering which you could here blocks away.

Thank Creeping_Death_LA

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