Plaza de Maria Pita, La Coruna

4.6
Spend time wandering around Plaza de Maria Pita and admiring the grand architecture that surrounds it. The city hall is particularly striking. This square owes its name to a local 16th-century heroine, Maria Píta, who played a pivotal role in the city’s defense against the English Armada. You can find her statue in the square. Stop for a drink or bite to eat in one of the many terraced cafes and restaurants. This square is also home to the city’s tourist office, if you need a map or extra advice about any attractions. To visit Plaza de Maria Pita on your trip to La Coruna, use our La Coruna trip planner.
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  • Plaza de Maria Pita, designed by the architect Juan de Siorraga in 1877, is located in the center of the city. However in 1589 the fortress wall separates the new city occupied by the English and the....  more »
  • Just the place for a coffee, to see this lovely central square with its imposing buildings, dominated by the city hall. Easy to reach by foot.  more »

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