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Nice plaza but church closed

Nice plaza. Best in town. Church closed on Christmas Eve?? But lovely nonetheless. 100 characters... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lf174
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An excellent place to walk around

Apart from the church, you can visit the Martha Jimenez studio workshop, have some food or drinks... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
ivan e
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice plaza. Best in town. Church closed on Christmas Eve?? But lovely nonetheless. 100 characters to write. There are Martha Jiminez statues in the square with a cute old guy who sits next to one emulating him reading the newspaper. Worth a photo and a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lf174
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Apart from the church, you can visit the Martha Jimenez studio workshop, have some food or drinks in one the restaurants nearby or simply sit down in a bench to have some rest while looking at the bronze statues located all around the square.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ivan e
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Lovely church and some nice shops to check out here. Definitely worth a visit if you're in the area.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TheLush101
Reviewed July 22, 2018

love the street of camaguey that always relax & peaceful. the plaza of carmen that is also getting relax environment. quite enjoy to take walk around the town. it also has some art here. good for visit

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank iamface
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

This plaza is full of artists and small shops with quality pieces and friendly faces. A square with meaning and some remarkable bronzes life size with an incredible history for the forgotten people in a peaceful part of the town. G My guide gave me...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Beautiful plaza - my favourite in Camaguey and probably Cuba in the beauty category! Not much else going on here - no cafe culture, no vibe... It's a pity as the plaza is the perfect place for it. When we visited we were the only...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Aussie_Travel_Writer
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I have been to Camaguey 3 times. The first time I visited the Plaza del Carmen my mother, a native of Camaguey, and her eighties, told me so much about it. The church, which is still functioning, is the only church in Camaguey with 2...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank migzubi
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Lots of galleries with excellent artists is located here. Also the bronze-statues outside is worse seeing. The church is nice outside, but closed when we visited the square. Bring your photo camera, there are gorgeous motivs

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Hojland
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Go during the day so you can really see everything in the square. our tour was at night so the tour guild used a flash light to show us some the stautes as he give us the history, we were in route to meet one...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank SadeNY
Reviewed December 18, 2017

I love this little square - it's just a little neighbourhood with kids playing around the place, scabbing money for icecream from visitors, all amongst the cobble stones and beautiful bronze statues which simply depict Cubans going about their business. ONe of the really lovely...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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