About Plaza Grande (Main Square)
Start your visit at the Centro de Mérida in the Zócalo, also known as the Plaza Grande. In this place to visit you will notice a totally colonial atmosphere, among its gardens you can walk or sit under the shade of its trees in one of its benches. It is surrounded by the Cathedral, the Government Palace, the Olimpo Cultural Center, the Casa Montejo Museum and the Fernando García Ponce Museum. An excellent recreational area for children, youth and adults.