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Ensenada's city center containing the busts of three historical figures: Benito Juarez, Miguel Hidalgo and Venustiano Carranza.
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“civico” (7 reviews)
Ensenada 22800, Mexico
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

It's something to see to educate oneself on the history of the area.Nearby are the more local historical sites, so it's a good jumping off point to start ones tour of the town.

Thank Dar37
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We came on a cruise and spent a couple of hours at the plaza neighborhood. Ensenada is cleaner than average Mexican cities. The Plaza Civica offers some good experiences about Ensenada. But honestly the plaza is pretty bare, not a whole lot of stuff to...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We came to this location through a tour. The statues are beautiful and the history behind them is very interesting. There are about 4 monuments in the same location. There are also people who come out from behind things to sell you their handcrafted items,...More

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 11 January 2017

There is not a lot to see in the actual plaza but the three heads. But if you walk around it you get a beautiful view of the ocean. Good to visit day or night. It is right behind first street so if you get...More

1  Thank Mireya C
Reviewed 3 January 2017

There was an outdoor market the night we visited, music, food and many interesting handmade things to buy as souvenir from Mexico.

1  Thank H N
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This is a plaza you will walk through in two minutes and then ask yourself why they wasted the limited budget in such a meaningless way.

1  Thank Warren P
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Plaza Civica is good for a quick photo stop. There is not a lot to do here but the guides share the history of the 3 men the statues are for.

1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 14 September 2016

It's a nice place to sit and admire the views and weather. Lots to eat from street vendors. Nice big trees.

Thank monicachief
Reviewed 12 September 2016

In the port by the cruise ships. New fountain with lights at night. Great vendors and a fun place to visit

1  Thank Marcia L
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The 3 heads are of Benito Juarez (separated church from state), Miguel Hidalgo (initiated the movement for independence) and Venustiano Carranza (promulgated our current constitution) who are historical Mexican figures. This is a very wide-space spot that is totally worth visiting on weekends because of...More

2  Thank Makar H
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