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Reviewed 8 October 2018

The reason we found Plaza Mayor is to see the Mercado de la Encarnacion. It is a HUGE mushroom like structure that takes up the whole plaza. Be sure and have your camera ready to take pictures. This structure is truly amazing. Also visit the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wwjd1947
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We recently stayed in Seville for 3 nights within easy walking distance of the Plaza Mayor and passed through the area 5 or 6 times during this period. There is much to see in particular the Metropol Parasol which rises above the area and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brucestewart
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Seville is a fantastic look very city with lots to see & do. Would highly recommend Plaza Mayor as a central hub for shopping, sight seeing etc.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anna M
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Our tour guide walked us past these huge wacky mushrooms the first evening we arrived in Seville and I thought I might as well ascend, mainly ‘cos they offer a free drink included in the price of the ticket! (more of which later). Actually it’s...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Impressive example of modern architecture in Spain. The project was the winner of the contest opened by the City of Seville to carry out the rehabilitation of the square in which it is located. Its designer was the Berlin architect Jürgen Mayer. For its avant-garde...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jorge A
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The "mushroom" has just added something very special to this part of Seville. The shopping is great, the views from the mushroom are great and the sidestreets just have to be wandered through.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Chileice
Reviewed 26 June 2018

It's an amazing place for keen photographers. The views are wonderful and when you buy a ticket you are given vouchers for a free postcard at the shop underneath, and a free drink at the restaurant at the front underneath.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank carol s
Reviewed 26 May 2018

This construction was one of the main reason why i wanted to get to Seville. It's really cool and modern^ though obviously controversial. Still i love it^ especially the opportunity to walk on top of it. On the plaza itself apart from it there are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank alexblock
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Plaza Mayor isn't really much of a plaza with the parasol taking up virtually the entire place. While it's a great piece of architecture, it really isn't all that accessible. All of the stairways leading up to the base are fenced off (for no apparent...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank T4232XIjohnb
Reviewed 7 May 2018

You can not miss this architectural parasol of the Plaza Mayor. So modern but mix in very well with the old Seville.

Date of experience: April 2018
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