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Plaza de Armas

Plaza de Armas, Queretaro City, Mexico
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Great square for live music

We stopped at a bar in this square as we fancied a sit down and a drink away from the crowds on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Laura R
via mobile
My favorite fountain

I love this plaza. It has two of the best restaurants in Queretaro at one end. The fountain has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Canaan, Connecticut
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  • Average4%
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Plaza de Armas, Queretaro City, Mexico

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stopped at a bar in this square as we fancied a sit down and a drink away from the crowds on Friday night. We stopped at a bar with live music, until we realised the guy was singing but pretending to play the guitar....More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this plaza. It has two of the best restaurants in Queretaro at one end. The fountain has four dogs on the corners. The water comes out of their mouths. Very nice. There is music and sometimes magicians in the plaza every night. Very...More

Thank AnnW1946
Reviewed 4 August 2017

It is a colonial square in the middle of very beautiful buildings and plenty of restaurants and shops in the area. There is locate the government offices that can be visited where the independe of Mexico was planned.

Thank seasonedvisitor
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is such a lovely little plaza with nice shade trees and fountains. There are some really good restaurants around the plaza. I highly recommend El Meson de Chucho El Roto. There are street musicians that can be good or annoying. Lots of artisanal goods...More

Thank austria782016
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Queretaro is full of history and from the plaza you can visit many historical places. Lots of shade, food and shopping all around. Night time brings the street vendors with many items to choose from. Great restaurants all around and within walking distance. This is...More

Thank NinjaReviewer
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Queretaro is the cheese making capital pf mexico and also home to this gorgeous plaza. It dates from the 15th century and Hernan Cortes had a palace in this beautiful city.

2  Thank Tl D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

It is a beautiful square where you can learn a lot about Mexico Independence, the old houses are beautiful and full of histories. Make sure to take the legends tours as well. there are also good restaurants where you can try very good mexican food....More

Thank isabelreyes2017
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Plaza de Armas is my favorite place in Queretaro to visit. I love the plaza to sit and enjoy watching the people having a wonderful time. I feel like this park is the "heart" of Queretaro.

1  Thank Zorroismycopilot
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Awesome place to just hang out. Go there and buy some cute souveniers and do some site seeing. I'd opt for a leyends and myths tour as well

Thank dvnnov
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Plaza de armas is at Queretaro's downtown. This is a beautiful square where you can just sit on a bench and what mexican people perform on the street. Musicians, clowns, mariachis and I even saw some guys from a circus. The place is very unique....More

Thank JayroPC
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