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Plaza Tapatia

Avenida Hidalgo y Morelos | Zona Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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This popular seven-block-long plaza is always crowded and is ringed with interesting stores.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“public art” (2 reviews)
“painters” (2 reviews)
“benches” (2 reviews)
Avenida Hidalgo y Morelos | Zona Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Wonderful plaza with beautiful people all around us. No one bothered us and just let us be and take photos.

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We took a walk from the Cathedral to the Museum Cabanas to see the Orozco frescos. The walk down this plaza is so invigorating. Lots of water fountains and public art. The area has lots of booths and pop-up stands selling Mexican crafts. Find a...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 10 February 2017

The plaza is filled with work by a Mexican Sculptor. Mostly fanciful a wizard transforming into a sofa with his feet as the legs. But the best part of the sculpture i that people sit on it climb on it and take pictures of themselves...More

1  Thank joanz359
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This was the highlight of the last day at Guadalajara before heading home. This was a big open area that connected a lot of popular tourist attractions. The weather was great, there was plenty to see, and there were street merchants selling a wide variety...More

Thank Don H
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Is just a few minutes from Hospicio Cabañas & actually from here you get a beautiful view to it. Is full of jewelry stores and food.

Thank Karim S
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Plaza tapatía is a very interesting place to visit because of the sculptures you can sit on. It has no people during mornings which would be the best to take some pictures.

Thank Arnoldo84
Reviewed 19 August 2016

A broad pedestrian street connecting Degollado theater and San Juan de Dios market/ bazaar great to walk and window shop

Thank JohnPatsi
Reviewed 24 April 2016

This is a walking zone that goes from the Guadalajara Cathedral to the Hospicio Cabañas Museum. You must definitely spend at least half a day visiting all the buildings in the plaza: the Cathedral, the Government Palace (Palacio de Gobierno), the Degollado Theater (Teatro Degollado)...More

Thank vercan
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Busy shopping plaza packed with locals and tourists. Exciting, fun, noisy. Enjoy a walk along the plaza before or after your visit to the Instituto Cultural Cabanas.

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 18 December 2015

When we visited Plaza Tapatia a while back we were very disappointed thet there was no water in the fountain, cafes to enjoy a coffee.

Thank MBB1952
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