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Calle oriente 6a, Antigua 03001, Guatemala
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Reviewed 4 September 2019 via mobile

Nice little park and plaza lined with palm trees. There a more locals and vendors for locals here than the central plaza. Nice photo spot. On a clear day you may see the volcano erupting from the distance.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 8 July 2019

Always nice to walk by en route to ruins and attractions in this part of town, good views of the Fuego volcano, which is still regularly active (as of June 2019).

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Michael C
Reviewed 7 April 2019

Frequently walked through this park in my 2 weeks in Antigua, It's close to the middle of the city and was useful as a landmark in my wanderings. It's a fascinating little park used for communal clothes washing (less so in more recent times). Be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 26 March 2019

Worth seeing to see where the local women had to do their laundry in old times. It is no longer in use but if you want to see one that is still actively employed you should get on a bus from the market and go...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mireio75
Reviewed 7 March 2019

I only visited very briefly around lunch time and again mid-morning the next day. On both occasions nobody was using the wash basins. Nevertheless a nice park (even better if you get a view of one of more of the volcanoes)

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank uxj
Reviewed 30 December 2018

Without prior knowledge you would likely just walk through unless you actually see somebody washing their laundry. This little park is often very occupied. You will see school kids, young couples, and families hanging out in this park. easy to snap a few photos while...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2018

We always love visiting old washing houses. In India we call them ghats. This was on our morning walk to breakfast every day so we took lots of photos here!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Quaint, small park, where locals come to wash clothes and mingle. Near tiendas, bakeries and other necessities. Quiet respite.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SymnCwl
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Extremely well preserved and the architectural setting for it is very picturesque. The two churches, one still in use and fully restored and one in ruins anchor the park

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John J
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This is a fun place to visit; you might actually see people using the tanks, The setting in itself is lovely. It has recently been redone.

Date of experience: March 2018
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