Live Webcam Plaza de Armas, Guadalajara
Live webcam shows the Plaza de Armas in the city of Guadalajara, Mexico.
Guadalajara is a city and the capital of the state of Jalisco in Mexico, serving as a significant economic, transportation, and cultural hub in the southwestern region of the country. Situated in the central part of the state of Jalisco, Guadalajara is located 331 kilometers to the east of the resort city of Puerto Vallarta and 530 kilometers to the west of the nation’s capital Mexico City. The city covers an area of 150 square kilometers and is home to approximately 1.4 million residents.
In conjunction with the surrounding municipalities of Zapopan, Tlaquepaque, Tonala, Tlajomulco de Zuniga, El Salto, Ixtlahuacán de los Membrillos, and Juanacatlan, Guadalajara forms the Guadalajara metropolitan area. This metropolitan area boasts a population exceeding 5 million, positioning it as the third-largest metropolitan area in Mexico.
Guadalajara holds a status as one of Mexico’s foremost cultural centers. The city boasts a wealth of historic structures that showcase Spanish Colonial architecture, along with splendid baroque-style churches.
Among its myriad attractions, the historic downtown area of Guadalajara stands out, featuring a collection of venerable buildings. Notable landmarks include Guadalajara City Hall, Sanctuary of Guadalupe, Palacio de Justicia, Palacio del Gobierno, and The Hospicio (Museo) Cabanas.
The heart of the historic city center is adorned by the Plaza de Armas, serving as the principal square of Guadalajara. This vibrant area is replete with restaurants, cafes, bars, shops, boutiques, and is in close proximity to some of the city’s most renowned landmarks.