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Montevideo 11000, Uruguay
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My materials referred to the plaza as Constitution Plaza. Whatever the name, it is a pleasant place. The Metropolitan Cathedral faces the square, anchoring its west side. In its center is a nice fountain. Located in the Ciudad Vieja, it is the city’s oldest plaza....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed September 13, 2019

I was there on a Sunday morning and this place were pack with antique booth and antique buyer. It is nice to have a stroll and look around at those items sold on the booth. Surely it bring back the good ole days when looking...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kiltmaker2
Reviewed September 11, 2019

if you visit Montevideo do pay a visit to this place. You will find very good restaurants, a mini flea market and you can walk by seeing the ancient houses of old Montevideo. Safe and quiet is a most enjoyable visit.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Raul P
Reviewed August 21, 2019

This pretty park is in the middle of the older part of town and the business area. Lots of people sit outside and eat lunch and there are some vendors with things to sell. Nice experience.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed April 17, 2019

This big park and square is in the middle of town and is a focal point. Lots of places to eat and drink all around. And some people selling stuff.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed March 27, 2019

A real center of public life in the old city. With a beautiful old marble fountain in the center, shade trees and plenty of benches it's a great place to chill. Peatonal Sarandi forms one side of the square so all kinds of amenities are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DScotL
Reviewed March 10, 2019

This is centrally located in the old town. Always smells of weed so move on if that offends you. You'll find some booths set up with people selling antiques and other items, seemed like they were there each day. On one side of square you'll...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Azgators
Reviewed March 4, 2019

Plaza Matriz is situated not very far away from Plaza Independencia, and if you intend to explore the city by walking, you will no doubt find your way here. It is a very tranquil place to be, with lots of trees and shade from a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Hannisze
Reviewed February 21, 2019

we came across the square, while walking in the old town. Sat for a while in the shade, it was 35c. Plenty of benches here. Lovely fountain as the center peice. Also here was a small market, with stalls selling all sorst of stuff, including...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank alisdairt
Reviewed February 17, 2019

A beautiful plaza shaded by tall stately plane trees....we were there on a Saturday morning and there was a market that had some interesting finds.

Date of experience: February 2019
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