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Address: San Jeronimo & Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Argentina
Phone Number: 03514342766
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Dating back four centuries, this lively plaza features fairs and...

Dating back four centuries, this lively plaza features fairs and exhibitions, and includes a statue of its namesake, General San Martin, a colonial-style cathedral and a 17th-century cabildo, or clubhouse, once used as a police headquarters.

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In the heart of Cordoba.

Must visit and walk around. I love how they made the floor simulating the shades of the buildings. Really nice.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Sydney, Australia
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58 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit and walk around. I love how they made the floor simulating the shades of the buildings. Really nice.

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Thank GSam_13
Asuncion, Paraguay
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good for sightseeing. Maybe just one time. We walked around with our dogs, but they had no place to hang out in since all the grass areas were fenced off. Keeps it clean, but no one can even relax on the grass.

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Thank Elisha R
Courbevoie, France
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212 reviews
160 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Don't expect to chill out there, it is not worth it, especially the shops (fast food mainly) all around

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Granville, Ohio
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97 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

Surrounded by historic buildings, restaurants, and shopping, this is a busy place. Hawkers, street artists, and panhandlers vie for your attention. Shady benches beckon, but beware of the birds in the trees above. We got dropped on more than once.

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Thank WilloWanderers
Cape Town, South Africa
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376 reviews
155 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

This Plaza is a main focal point but it really needs something to liven it up and make it prettier. Rather a disappointment

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Thank kaapie62
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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727 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 632 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

One of the main squares of the city, this place its a bustling area that has from several old buildings to a flock of shops all around. The area its under minor maintenance all year round but still its not properly address in terms of cleaning and gardening. Still, its a nice place to admire the local atmosphere with plenty... More 

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Thank RMartinSDXB
South Jordan, Utah
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80 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I sat in the plaza for some time watching people and listening to people play music. It's a great place to rest after walking around seeing the sights. There is a lot of shopping close by to here. You can find most anything you may be looking for close by.

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Thank Terry B
Alberta , Canada
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The streets around the square are pedestrian oriented, so a good area to to a little stolling or people watching. The square is nothing special, but is well maintained and reasonably clean. The usual centrepiece statue, and a Catedral on one side, worth spending a couple of hours here. Sadly lacking a good choice of restaurants and cafes, but there... More 

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Thank Montie
Spain
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305 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I was hoping to see a clean plaza with a lot of terraces, bars and restaurants. Not here. One beautiful tree and a lot of people and a lot of noise. Nothing special.

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Thank marti j
Salsipuedes, Cordoba, Argentina
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66 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

It was planned by Lieutenant Governor Lorenzo Suárez de Figueroa in 1577, four years after the founding of the city, when the first urban layout was performed. It covers an apple and is named in honor of one of the main heroes of Argentina and the Americas. In the square, we can find a wonderful equestrian monument bronze sits on... More 

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