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Plaza de las Platerias

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Entrance for the church is here. There is a nice fountain and at times they even have concerts here.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lower Sackville, Canada
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Great place to buy silver/azabache (jet) jewelry

The square is located behind the Cathedral and if you are in the market for beautiful... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2019
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entrance for the church is here. There is a nice fountain and at times they even have concerts here.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank johncS9706VI
Reviewed March 4, 2019

The square is located behind the Cathedral and if you are in the market for beautiful silver/azabache (jet) jewelry this is the place to be. I would recommend when making a purchase that you try a little bargaining, especially if you are buying more than...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Y A
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

This square provides access to the South Facade of the Cathedral and its entrance. The buildings on the other three sides are all different and interesting from an architectural point of view, including an unusual example of the Block Baroque Revivalist style facing the Cathedral....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Plaza de las Platerias is located at the entrance to the Cathedral. There is a nice fountain at the center of the square with many silversmiths around. A nice spot for photo-taking.

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Nice fountain in the center and steps lead up to the entrance of the Cathedral. Lots of shops selling silver pieces nearby. Obviously!!!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

One of the plazas surrounding the cathedral and where on of the four facade is. You can enter the cathedral from here.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Nice fountain, big steps up to Cathedral and a visiting Orchestra! A great atmosphere and consequently busy plaza.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank tezpil
Reviewed June 24, 2017

This is a lovely small square, which I think in translation is called "Silversmith Square" with the "Fountain of Horses" as its centerpiece. The Chapter House behind the fountain has a true false front as the wall facing the Cathedral was added in the 18th...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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