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Plaza Mayor, Medellin
(4.2/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Plaza Mayor features open spaces, wide stairways, and green islets of lush vegetation in front of the international convention and exhibition center. Located in the heart of Medellin, the venue hosts the country's major events, such as the annual fashion trade show. No matter what's on, take some time to explore the area, and look for the huge mural celebrating life, which covers a long, wide stairway. Every once in a while a market of local handicrafts offers all sorts of goods, from cooking utensils, bags, and hats to paintings and hammocks. If visiting during Christmas season, you'll see the center lit up with seasonal decorations typical of Medellin. Plan your visit to Plaza Mayor and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Medellin trip itinerary builder.
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  • The exhibition and Convention location excellent, well located, spacious, airy, comfortable lecture halls
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  • This place of Medellín is not by itself a tourist attraction. If you are going to a conference or event in the workplace can move with ease for the rest of the city, and its value is purely logistical. It is not a place to go to sightseeing.
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  • I was in the plaza mayor Convention Center. It is a very large, modern place suitable for congresses and with numerous restaurants within the complex and nearby attractions
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