Mercado González Ortega
North of the plazuela, the Mercado González Ortega is an impressive 1880s iron-columned building that used to hold Zacatecas' main...
Built between 1729 and 1752, the pink-stone cathedral is an ultimate expression of Mexican baroque The stupendous main facade is a wall...
Palacio de la Mala Noche
Palacio de la Mala Noche was built in the late 18th century for a mine owner and now houses state-government offices.
This top venue hosts a variety of cultural events including theater, dance and music performances. Check with the tourist office for...
Panificadora Santa Cruz
Almost abutting the cathedral, this reliable bakery has sinful treats – pan dulces (pastries), tortas (sandwiches), tamales and...
Acrópolis Café information
Lonely Planet review
Near the cathedral, this Greek-owned cafe has a quirky '50s-style diner feel, and is the place to meet for locals and visitors – perhaps more for its location than its meals – light snacks and coffees.