Plaza de Santa Ana, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

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Constructed in the early years of the 16th century, Plaza de Santa Ana lies at the heart of historic Las Palmas. Wander this historic square and view its traditional Canarian-Spanish architecture and its many attractions, including the city hall and the Cathedral of the Canaries. Relax in the shade at one of the plaza’s cafes, some of which serve traditional Spanish tapas. Keep an eye out for the many bronze dog statues guarding the Cathedral of Santa Ana. Check the square’s event schedule, as the space often hosts live music and other performances. Using our world travel planner, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria attractions like Plaza de Santa Ana can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • What to say, it is a very nice plaza with focus on the cathedral Santa Ana. Sometimes there are festivals on the plaza. Around this Plaza you have nice streets as well with bars and restaurants etc. A...  more »
  • A representative of Las Palmas Cathedral, the square is really a beautifully restored and definitely worth a visit. All the buildings around the square include a series of "photogenic". Square is good to go wondering around the little alleys along the rest of the old town, which you should also experience. In the morning there is no turistejakaan tungokseksi.
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  • The Plaza de Santa Ana is a beautiful square. It is in the must see area of Las Palmas Vegueta. The architecture is stunning.  more »