Constitution Square (Montevideo)

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Constitution Square.

Plaza Constitución (Constitution Square), also known as Plaza Matriz, is the oldest plaza in Montevideo. It is located in the first part of the city that was built: Ciudad Vieja.

The Montevideo Metropolitan Cathedral and the Montevideo Cabildo are located in front of this square.

It was named in honor of the Spanish Constitution of 1812.

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Coordinates: 34°54′23.7″S 56°12′12.7″W / 34.906583°S 56.203528°W / -34.906583; -56.203528