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Address: 100 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87501
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Listed on the National Registry of Historic Places, the Plaza is the heart...

Listed on the National Registry of Historic Places, the Plaza is the heart and soul of the city. The gathering spot for residents and tourists alike is surrounded by city landmarks, shops and restaurants.

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A village within a town

You cannot miss the plaza, literally and as a piece of advice. First, It is the heart of the town. Second it's where everything happens, the Indian Market of course, but also the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Paris, France
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Paris, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You cannot miss the plaza, literally and as a piece of advice. First, It is the heart of the town. Second it's where everything happens, the Indian Market of course, but also the mini Indian market in front of the governor's palace and all sorts of planned and unplanned musical and other events. Lots of things to see, to eat,... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We love spending time in Old Town Santa Fe ~ a walk around the Plaza is always in order. We were able to enjoy the Plaza with the holiday lights the middle of January. There was a bit of a chill in the air, but with our warm coats it was quite enjoyable. Unfortunately during the day there is quite... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Quaint historic street with lots of cute shops. Artist shops. Cultural shops. Food shops. Coffee... A nice area to stroll around.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a lot of shops, restaurants, and galleries along the plaza. It is easily walked, and has some very pretty sights. We browsed some stores, some galleries, and stopped in for lunch at the shed. We felt like it was a good way to get some Santa Fe history in a short amount of time.

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Idaho
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course there are always jewelry vendors in the museum portal. But we have seen charity events and low riders as well as just locals and tourists. Encourage you to have a drink at one of the second floor bars overlooking Plaza

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Holbrook, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was so nice too walk around and see the lights while waiting for our table at "The Shed" It was very enchanting and festive looking.

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Arlington, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The one reason I love coming to Santa Fe is because of the Native American jewelry vendors on the square. I always browse the shops but I only buy from vendors on the square. We are here in January so there aren't quite as many out right now but I was still able to find some fabulous deals with Joseph... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommend this for all whom visit Santa Fe to soak in the spirit and history of the city different. Saturday is simply wonderful. Try the frito pies from the Five and Dime store sitting on a bench on the plaza.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday is when the local Indians sell their jewelry on the Plaza. You can discuss the price and see if you get a better deal. They want you to pick up and feel the jewelry. Los of restaurants, shops, street food vendors, or sit on a bench at the Plaza and people watch.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From strolling under the portico at the Palace of the Governors where local native peoples sell their handmade jewelry to the upscale jewelers, clothing stores and hotels, it's worth a stop.

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