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Historic Market Square (El Mercado), San Antonio

Historic Market Square (El Mercado) - San Antonio, Texas
Historic Market Square (El Mercado)
514 West Commerce Street, San Antonio, TX 78207Map
+1 210 207 4287
Neighborhood: Downtown
Overview

The historical center and heart of the city's Mexican culture, the square is the largest Mexican marketplace outside of Mexico. Here you can dine on Mexican food at one of several cafes, enjoy the lively sounds of Mariachi bands and buy wonderful blankets, clothes, leather and metal goods and much more, imported from just south of the border. The square plays host to many cultural events and fairs throughout the year, including Fiesta del Mercado (Party of the Market) in April and Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) in November.

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Historic Market Square (El Mercado) General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, amex, visa
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