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This always busy downtown plaza lies at the heart of the city's historic district.
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

If you're planning a culturally-rich day trip you won't want to pass on going to the Plaza de la Liberacion. Here you'll be in close proximity to the main cathedral, the Regional Museum, Delgado Theatre the Palacio del Gobierno, and the Cabanas Cultural Institute. The...More

Thank BobinMex
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Especially during Mexican Independence day there are s lot of vendors for food and beverages. There are benches under the trees to relax. Nice view on the cathedral.

Thank inao2013
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A lively plaza surrounded by some of the most spell-binding architecture your mind can ever imagine...GO AT DUSK and watch the illumination on the cathedral light up the evening...it is absolutely gorgeous!!!

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 1 August 2018

If you're visiting Guadalajara, Plaza Liberacion is a must. That's where the cathedral is. And the plaza is behind it. I love seeing families come here and spend time outside. A lot of events are held here and it can fit quite a few people....More

Thank ds1973
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I´m from Mexico City so I´m used to a bigger and crowded downtown. This place was calm and nice to spend some time and stroll around but after hald an hour I think it is enough. There is not really much to do around.

Thank Fiorelina
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I love visit downtown, is like being in NY-but in Mexico. People everywhere all the time, you can purchase about everything and enjoy a sunny walk. There’s always something interesting to take a picture of like this Catrina who was walking around the main fountain...More

Thank karimexicogdl
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Like all Mexican plazas in colonial cities, Plaza de la Liberacion offers a vantage point to observe some of the finest buildings in teh city, the Degollado Theatre, the Palace of Government and the rear of the grad Cathedral. Great place

Thank Viktor S
Reviewed 24 March 2018

You can sit in the plaza and drink in the beauty of the city or you can walk around easily and people watch. Horse pulled carriages add to the colonial splendor of this central square and its surrounding attractions. Pigeons at your feet add to...More

1  Thank inov8or
Reviewed 2 March 2018

This is typically impressive Mexican plaza. Two gorgeous fountains sit between the Degollado Theatre and the back of the Cathedral. There are lots of benches if you want to rest your feet but you might have to be patient since the plaza seems to be...More

Thank cmbtraveller
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Located behind the Cathedral and in front of the Degollado Theater. At the center of the park there are colorful giant letters of "Guadalajara". Ideal to take a picture at the letters as a souvenir. The park is used as venue for many concerts and...More

Thank EMILE D
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