Plaza Mayor de Valladolid, Valladolid

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Plaza Mayor de Valladolid, nearly the biggest and oldest square in Spain, dates back to the mid-13th century. It became a milestone in Spanish Baroque architecture after Francisco de Salamanca took charge of its reconstruction, much needed after the 1561 fire. Look toward the center for a statue of the founder of Valladolid, Pedro Ansúrez. On the north end, see the seat of the town hall. Check online for events during your visit, as the city council puts on activities almost every week. Put Plaza Mayor de Valladolid at the forefront of your travel plans using our Valladolid holiday planner.
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  • Plaza del Mayor in Valladolid must visit when you come in Valladolid. It's nice place to drink coffee bonbon in any cafeteria on Plaza  more »
  • Good for having a drink and eat at lunch time... looking at the square and looking people passing by. Take a sun bath drinking what ever you like and the menu in the restaurants around are pretty good...  more »
  • A very pleasant stay in the city of Valladolid. The day we visited places inside and the evening did the "Streams of light" Tour. I really liked us, recommended! The Museum of sculpture, impressive!
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  • I spend a lot of time in Valladolid, and I never tire of wandering through its Plaza Mayor. This is one of the loveliest in the country, especially for a large city. During the Christmas season, it is particularly festive.
  • Nice area to see when you visit the town.
  • Beautiful place, nice architecture. Must see in Valladolid
  • Beautiful public square. Much activity.
  • Nice architecture, friendly people, unfortunately is very difficult speak in English