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Address: San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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This city plaza is surrounded by numerous historic landmarks.

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Colonial wonder.

A cozy and very small plaza just around the corner from the cathedral. Nice restaurants and little bars serving tequila, mezcal and all kinds of cocktails.

Reviewed 14 April 2017
MSalazarH
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Mexico
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A cozy and very small plaza just around the corner from the cathedral. Nice restaurants and little bars serving tequila, mezcal and all kinds of cocktails.

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101 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Of the many small (and large) parks in SLP, this is my favourite. Fountain and green-space surrounded by three churches: one Presbyterian). Great relaxing and people watching.

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Tucson, Arizona
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169 reviews
131 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

A beautiful plaza and this the Church is amazingly beautiful. You can see everyone walking, enjoying time with the family. Cute shops and restaurants along the way.

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Thank Cuatrodivas
San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This Plaza is a melting pot of what Mexicans have become. This Park has a religious name San Francisco, after one of the first religious congregationscthat arrive to Mexico and an official name Jardin Guerrero, after an Independence war hero. Around this Plaza you can see three churches, two catholics and o e protesant. There is also the building of... More 

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Thank MARIPILI03
Karlskrona, Sweden
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366 reviews
306 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This plaza is surrounded by a lot of beautiful buildings. There is also a lot of trees, bushes, flowers and grass. Not really worth stay at the plaza for a long period, but it's nice to walk around here and watch the buildings.

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Thank DanielHenrysson
El Paso, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2015

The buildings are beautiful. The city itself is quite dirty and there really is nothing to do. You can see this in 30 minutes. It's not exactly what I was expecting.

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Thank Ida M
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1,085 reviews
558 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Nice plaza to stroll around ... cars not allowed access!! It was wonderful to walk around it on a Sunday night!

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Thank METRUN360
Vancouver, Canada
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139 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2015

This is a most delightful, shady park full of greenery, benches, birds and quiet tranquility, after spending two hours walking, talking and shopping in the overactive center of San Luis Potosí, it is definitely the place to be. There is a centuries-old, giant fountain spewing liquid freshness and good "negative" ions high in the air, drawing children and wild doves... More 

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Thank Roberto C
California
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1,692 reviews
1,073 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 946 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

I think it's really more accurate .to call this space Parque San Francisco, given that it's lawn and trees. Unusually large number of churches right there. Tranquil. Beware of lumpy lawn; I nearly lost an ankle to jt, and definitely lost my dignity! Museo Regional is a black away.

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Thank CarmichaelVentura
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Very nice square in old downtown. There is a small garden, a fountain, some nice old buildings (colonial and baroque) and a beautiful catholic church (Templo de San Francisco) well worth the time if only for the architecture and the detailed religious statues and paintings found inside. Coffee places and small restaurants can be found around and a museum (which... More 

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Thank McCllam

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