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This town square, with tree-lined streets and old colonial buildings, is a popular gathering place for locals and tourists.
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Plaza Mayor | City Center, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 4 September 2019

Nice place in front of iconic White Cathedral. Place is teeming with visitors and locals. Well landscaped with manicured trees and bushes. Very well lit up at night. On the weekends there will be live music and bands. Nice place to relax in the heart...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2019 via mobile

City center park with a nice fountain in the middle and many benches to sit down. Many vendors selling food and snacks and ic creams. Good meeting place and for people watching.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 28 August 2019 via mobile

When in Antigua, do as the locals do. Central Park is a mix of locals and tourist alike. Bustling with the people late afternoon, stop by around sundown when locals much like tourist take breaks to spend time with their families. The place is teeming...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 26 August 2019 via mobile

Every place has its own magic and this place has plenty! We visited this place at evening and it was beautiful time, at a beautiful place. very enjoyable! It is only 1-1,1/2 from Guatemala city,just go for it.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 24 August 2019

Go back in time to a small town that appears as it did hundreds of years ago. Central Park is perfect for just relaxing and people watching.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 8 August 2019 via mobile

Antigua’s Central Park is a very nice place to chill while in Antigua. Many people selling things and nice trees all over the place. There are some seats available to have a rest and enjoy the views of Antigua from the Park. The Palace is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 31 July 2019

Surrounded by amazing architecture and always full with locals and tourists, you can easily spend hours walking around this square.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 30 July 2019

Sit or wander in this shaded Central Park, admire the pretty fountain & watch the world go by. Maybe even buy a souvenir or two.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 19 July 2019

This is the place where the locals meet and spend time, you will see vendors, indigenous people, couples... just really cute.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Adriana A
Reviewed 6 July 2019 via mobile

Antigua is one of the best preserved cities in the world, visiting the Central Park is a must. With the mermaid fountain, its stone streets, the cathedral. You can find a plaque in the actual policy office in front of the park, commemorating when Antigua...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from DrewE503 | Reviewed this property |
You'll find that most places in Central America will take U.S. currency but you will most likely get a better conversion rate if you have the countries local currency ( Guatemala Quetzal)