Plaza Almirante Cristobal Colon, Mayaguez

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At Plaza Almirante Cristobal Colon discover the city's heart while you marvel at the square's architecture. The square is made of paved marble, which is graced by 100-year-old bronze statues that are supported by oriental odalisques. In the middle of the square, you'll find a statute of explorer Christopher Columbus standing atop a pedestal in the middle of a fountain. For Plaza Almirante Cristobal Colon and beyond, use our Mayaguez travel planner to get the most from your Mayaguez vacation.
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  • Great place to hang out during weekends and festivals. I was there during an after new year festival with lots of free music and food vendors. The plaza has a lots of souvenir shops as well, and... 
    Great place to hang out during weekends and festivals. I was there during an after new year festival with lots of free music and food vendors. The plaza has a lots of souvenir shops as well, and...  more »
  • We enjoyed our evening out. Don't miss the oppurtunity to catch the plaza. In the evening locals bring tables to play card games, read newspapers and socialize. Vendors offer handcrafted wares and... 
    We enjoyed our evening out. Don't miss the oppurtunity to catch the plaza. In the evening locals bring tables to play card games, read newspapers and socialize. Vendors offer handcrafted wares and...  more »
  • Probably not worth a special trip to town. Interesting plaza. All the big trees are gone (Maria??) so no shade 
    Probably not worth a special trip to town. Interesting plaza. All the big trees are gone (Maria??) so no shade  more »
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  • Only interesting if you are into tacky and cheese churches and monuments...
  • We went there and they have a coffee hut and the coffee was delish
  • History place to visit!👍
  • Beautiful plaza, except for the big statue of the colonizer...
  • Clean, quiet and safe. Great place to catch a taxi.

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