Gran Plaza o Macroplaza, Monterrey

In the heart of the city, Gran Plaza o Macroplaza combines smaller plazas and lush gardens, iconic buildings, museums, monuments, and pedestrian zones. Walk the streets to see performers, comedians, magicians, masseurs, food carts, and street artisans selling handmade crafts.Iconic buildings here include the city's public library, the neoclassical Palacio de Gobierno, which houses governor's office, the museum occupying the former city hall building, and a 19th century Roman Catholic chapel. The plaza is known for its 70 m (230 ft) tall modern lighthouse that shoots its green light into the city sky at night. A garden, hidden in the heart of the plaza with fountains, represents a true urban oasis. Put Gran Plaza o Macroplaza and other Monterrey attractions into our Monterrey trip builder site , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • At night it is very crowded and there is a space to dance people, but the ride itself is missing lots of lighting and is very neglected there is trash in the street for lack of trash cans, that if there are food stalls (Garnacha grapes mainly) and luminous toys on sale for kids, best recommendation visit some time in the afternoon.
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  • the best of the macroplaza in addition to its many places to do photography is is full of museums and sites where you can spend an excellent evening, there is above all the Walker music or cultural events, is super recommended wear CAP and lenses longer than the heat this Super strong! Don't let go!
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  • It is a tourist spot that can be leveraged since there are musical, cultural, events restaurants and family has access to all persons
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If the main purpose of your visit to Monterrey is sightseeing, stay in the old central neighborhood of Barrio Antiguo, where you can find everything from budget-friendly youth hostels to hotels housed in historical buildings and large hotels. Those visiting for business purposes might prefer to look south of the river to Zona San Augustin, which offers mid-range hotels in more modern surroundings.
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