Plaza Camilo Mori (Camilo Mori Square), Santiago

Plaza Camilo Mori (Camilo Mori Square), Santiago

Camilo Mori Square (Plaza Camilo Mori) resides in the charming commune of Providencia, nestled in the heart of Santiago. This delightful square is situated between the bustling streets of Constitución and Antonia López de Bello, gracefully nestled within the vibrant Barrio Bellavista. Notably, Pio Nono street, a mere block away, leads to both the renowned Chilean National Zoo and the picturesque San Cristóbal Hill.

Camilo Mori Square stands as a prominent hub for bohemian culture in Santiago, attracting diverse souls seeking artistic inspiration and camaraderie. The square plays host to several prominent landmarks, including the captivating house-museum of Pablo Neruda, affectionately known as La Chascona, as well as the vibrant Centro Mori, along with a myriad of delightful pubs and restaurants that stretch southward along Constitución street.

Above all, this lively plaza boasts a plethora of workshops, theaters, and cultural centers, fostering creativity and expression for enthusiasts of various artistic disciplines. The spirit of renowned artists permeates the area, as exemplified by the esteemed namesakes of this part of Barrio Bellavista, such as Nemesio Antúnez, Pablo Neruda, Mario Baeza, and Camilo Mori. Their legacy enriches the ambiance and perpetuates the artistic essence of this captivating neighborhood.

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Plaza Camilo Mori (Camilo Mori Square) on Map

Sight Name: Plaza Camilo Mori (Camilo Mori Square)
Sight Location: Santiago, Chile (See walking tours in Santiago)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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