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Plaza San Martin

San Jeronimo & Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Argentina
+54 351 434-2766
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The Plaza San Martin is the classic plaza at latin america, not diferent than hundreds around latin... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MAU1967
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Montevideo, Uruguay
Nice open space

The main cathedral sits on the plaza, but there are other things to see here and it's a great place... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jarko2015
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Dating back four centuries, this lively plaza features fairs and exhibitions, and includes a statue of its namesake, General San Martin, a colonial-style cathedral and a 17th-century cabildo, or clubhouse, once used as a police headquarters.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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San Jeronimo & Buenos Aires, Cordoba, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Plaza San Martin is the classic plaza at latin america, not diferent than hundreds around latin america. Have many people at weekend. At night little darkness.

Thank MAU1967
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The main cathedral sits on the plaza, but there are other things to see here and it's a great place to simply relax and people watch. The fountains could do with an overhaul and clean up - the pools are disgustingly dirty and full of...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Cordoba's central square, Plaza San Martin is a perfect place to embark on a cultural tour of this unique city. From the architecturally impressive Catedral Cordoba, which underwent initial construction in 1577, to the historic 17th century cabildo that once housed the town council and...More

Thank Andrezanella
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Middle of downtown. Easy to catch a taxi here. Some open air items for sale. Typical regional church which you are allowed to visit.

Thank OracleLosAngeles
Reviewed 8 April 2017

When we arrived at this plaza there was a dance band performing on a stage in front of the Cathedral. Hence the plaza was packed with people watching this excellent performance. Around the obligatory central staue of an Argentinian hero on horseback was a streetsweeper...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Historic Cabildo (City Hall), Palace of Justice and Jail of the city of Cordoba at the San Martín Central Square. The construction started in 1733, but it was built in various stages, including the adding of the second floor. Currently is a Cultural and Historic...More

Thank Isolar2014
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I really enjoyed this space, it had a really nice feel about it. Plenty of people around, feeding the birds, having a coffee, dining, looking at shops or just wandering around like we were. Lots to see and do in this area. A good place...More

Thank Randall K
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Architecture is interesting, but don't go there just for that. It is bordering the same park as Iglesia Catedral that is worth a visit.

Thank PatrickBarbary
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Nice square to spend some time in the city center and observe local people during their everyday life.

Thank CirilB
Reviewed 1 February 2017

large square (a small city block) with imposing statue of San Martin astride his steed. Cathedral is on one side along with white arched building wherein is an excellent tourist center with maps etc. From this central point you are within minutes of the numerous...More

Thank statestreet75
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