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The original Old San Juan town square is a good spot to orient yourself as you begin your tour of this charming area.
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0 Calle 9, San Juan 00969, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful historic plaza in the heart of San Juan. The fountain in the middle is surrounded by 4 statues, representing 4 seasons. Interesting, because Puerto Rico is seemingly always in "summer" or what most of visitors would consider summer:). Plenty of benches to sit down...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 17 August 2019

This is one of cool places in Old San Juan to sit and take it all in especially if it is hot. Plenty of benches to sit and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 26 July 2019

Kids will love feeding pigeons, just be prepared to be swarmed. They are not aggressive though. Great historical spot.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Ministryos73
Reviewed 15 July 2019

Nice city plaza surrounded by restaurants, shops and city hall. Also, a grocery store which we frequented is there. Nice benches to sit and observe the fountain and people. A lot of pigeons

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

Being centrally located in Old San Juan, this plaza has a close by parking lot (one of the, if not, the most expensive parking lot in Old San Juan, but it helps to get around! In front of Casa Cortés the Plaza is just 4...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 27 May 2019

We were doing our own walking tour and came through here 2x, going to the fortress and coming back. Lots around here to eat and drink...pigeons too, but bit annoying wanting food. A place with old Puerto Rican history.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank garywing
Reviewed 28 March 2019

At the beginning is nice the birds coming and eating, but then it change to be somehow annoying. Not to be there for more than 15 min. Believe me.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DrLUNIGA
Reviewed 21 March 2019

Great place to visit. Nice shops. Great restaurants. The outdoor vendors were located at the front of the Plaza. Great views of the buildings, fountain, Ocean and landmarks.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Vic1326
Reviewed 20 March 2019

If you happen to be walking around Old San Juan and want to rest, this plaza has plenty of benches, payphones, and pigeons. Plaza has a really neat fountain with statues that surround it.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jerry C
Reviewed 18 March 2019

Day or night the plaza is a nice area to sit for a moment. Lots of people watching here. At night very festive with performers

Date of experience: March 2019
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