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									                           Meeting and Convention Planner


Zacatecas
A Past with a lot of Presence
      Location
      The state of Zacatecas is located in
      the central-north part of the Mexican
      Republic, 376 miles from México
      City, and is surrounded by the states
      of: Jalisco, Aguascalientes, San Luis
      Potosí, Coahuila and Durango. It has
      a area of 28,973 sq. miles, and is
      divided into 58 municipalities.

      Air Transportation
      Zacatecas is served by Mexicana de Aviación

      Climate
      Dry weather predominates generally, although in the south
      of the area one can enjoy a more magnanimous weather as it
      fluctuates between temperate and sub humid. Apart from these
      regional exceptions, the annual average temperature is 61° F   ,
      with the months of November and January being the coldest
      and although rain isn’t abundant in this state, the rainy season
      is from June to September.




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Population
      According to the last census reports (2000) of the INEGI, the state
      has a population of 1,354,000 inhabitants, the majority of which
      are found in the municipalities of: Zacatecas (124,000), Guadalupe
      (109,000), Fresnillo (184,000), Jerez (55,000), Sombrerete (62,000) y
      Río Grande (60,000).
Economic Activities
Mining and tourism are the main economic activities.
Convention Venues
Meeting Venue Capacity

                                                     2. Congress,
                                                  Convention, Special
                         1. Exhibition Area                                 3. Total (1+2)
                                                      Events and
  Name of Hotel
                                                    Banquet Area
 or Other Venue
                         Nº of         Total       Nº of       Total      Nº of        Total
                        Meeting       (sq.ft.)    Meeting     (sq.ft.)   Meeting      (sq.ft.)
                        Rooms                     Rooms                  Rooms
Zacatecas Fair and
                           2          48,739           13      64,304       15        113,043
Exposition Center
Bonito Pueblo
Convention and          As needed    107,639      As needed   107,639    As needed    107,639
Business Center
Hacienda del Bosque
                          N/A           N/A            2       11,571       2         11,571
Hotel
Casa Inn Hotel            N/A           N/A            2       2,680        2          2,680
La Finca del Minero
                          N/A           N/A            1        538         1           538
Hotel
Mesón de Jobito Hotel     N/A           N/A            4       3,240        4          3,240
Howard Johnson Hotel      N/A           N/A            7       17,534       7          17,534
Quinta Real Hotel         N/A           N/A            3       3,100        3         113,043
Note: Only hotels with meeting facilities are listed                         N/A: Not available



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                    Hotel         Category      N o of Rooms      Telephone
                                                                  01800-714-4157
HOTEL QUINTA REAL                 5 Estrellas        49        (492 ) 922-9104 AL 07
                                                                 01800-021-0040
HOTEL MESÓ N DE JOBITO            5 Estrellas        53          (492) 924-1722
                                                                  (492) 924-1075
HOTEL HACIENDA DEL BO SQUE        5 Estrellas        80           (492) 924-6666

                                                                 01800-800-6161
HOTEL EMPO RIO ZACATECAS          5 Estrellas       113           (492)922-6183
                                                                  01800-440-400
HOTEL HOW ARD JOHNSON             5 Estrellas       126          (492) 922-3311
HOTEL CASA TORRES                 5 Estrellas        14           (492) 925-3266

HOTEL SANTA RITA                  5 Estrellas        35           (492) 925-4141

HOTEL BOSQ UE                     5 Estrellas        60        (492) 922-0745 AL 47
                                                                 01800-215-2604
HOTEL FINCA DEL M INERO           5 Estrellas        48          (492) 925-0310
HOSTAL REYNA SOLEDAD              4 Estrellas        15              922-0790
                                                                 (492) 925-0315
HOSTAL DEL SO L                   4 Estrellas        22           (492) 922-4242
                                                                 01800-440-7000
HOTEL DON M IGUEL                 4 Estrellas       244          (492) 924-1002
                                                                 01800-714-4144
HOTEL MARIA BENITA                4 Estrellas        76          (492) 922-4545
HOTEL CASA DE LO S GOBERNADORES   4 Estrellas        15           (492) 768-6691
                                                                  (492) 922-5105
HOTEL POSADA TOLO SA              4 Estrellas        51           (492) 924-0506
                                                               (492) 924-4900 AL 03
HOTEL CASA SANTA LUCIA            4 Estrellas        25               EXT.139
                                                                 01800-715-2165
HOTEL MESÓ N DE LA MERCED         4 Estrellas       101          (492) 924-3472

HOSTAL DEL VASCO                  4 Estrellas        18           (492) 922-0428

HOTEL LA CASONA DE LOS VITRALES   4 Estrellas        30        (492) 925-0096 Y 97
                                                                 01800-440-5000
HOTEL PARADOR EN ZACATECAS        4 Estrellas        97          (492) 922-1788
HOTEL CHULAVISTA                  4 Estrellas        17           (492) 899-5200
                                                                 01800-627-5890
HOTEL ARG ENTO INN                4 Estrellas        71          (492) 925-1718
                                                                 (492) 925-1822
                                                                 01800-440-0400
HOTEL CASA REAL                   4 Estrellas        80          (492) 923-4282
                                                                  (492) 923 1043
HOTEL PLAZA ZACATECAS             4 Estrellas        61
                                                                  (492) 923 1093
HOTEL POSADA LA PARROQ UIA        4 Estrellas        35           (492) 923-1088

HOTEL GRACIA                      4 Estrellas        18           (492) 899-2544
                                                                  (492)921-0937
HOTEL GUADALUPE EXPRESS           4 Estrellas        49           (492)899-2013
HOTEL VILLARREAL                  4 Estrellas        13           (492) 922-1170




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Special Venues for Events
Zacatecas Fair and Exposition Center
Bonito Pueblo Convention and Business Center
Former San Agustín Church
Rafael Coronel Museum (former San Francisco Church)
Calderón Theater
Ramón López Velarde Theater
Patio of the Obispado

Tourism
Main Tourist Attractions of the City
Zacatecas Cathedral
Temple of Santo Domingo
Ex-Temple of San Agustín
Ex-Convent of San Francisco (Museum Rafael Coronel)
Temple of Fátima
González Ortega Market
“Government Palace” and “Plaza de Armas”
Palace of justice
Calderon theatre
“El Cubo” Acueduct
Legislative Palace
Santuario del patrocinio (sponsorship)
Ex- House of Currency
Fountain of the “Faroles” (Lanterns)
Fountain of the “Conquistadores” (Conquerers)
Zacatecan Institute of Culture
Municipal House of Culture
Hill of the “La bufa”
“El Edén” Mine

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 Cable car
“Mexicapan” Chapel
Ex “San Pedro” Bullring (Quinta Real Hotel)
Ex “Jobito” Neighborhood (hotel mesón de jobito)
“J Trinidad García de la Cadena” Boulevard
Independencia Gardens
“Gral. Enrique Estrada” Park
· Spectacular water source of light and color

Museums
Pedro Coronel Museum
Rafael Coronel Museum
“Manuel Felguérez” Museum (abstract art)
Francisco Goitia Museum
University Science Museum
Zacatecano Museum
Capture of zacatecas Museum
Episcopal Gallery
De Guadalupe Museum
On site archeological zone “La Quemada”

Main Tourist Attractions in the Surrounding Area
Archaeological Zones
La Quemada (chicomostoc)
Altavista (chalchihuites)



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Mixtón Route
Explained Tourist Zones

Vetagrande
Vetagrande is the main town of the municipality of the same
name situated 4 miles North of the city of Zacatecas.

Jerez
Situated 35 miles from the Capital city, along the Guadalajara
highway (Fed. No. 54),

Fresnillo
Important city, found 39 miles north of the city of Zacatecas, along
the highway to Cd. Juárez (Fed. No. 45). Founded in 1554

Sombrerete
Main town of the same name found 103 miles northeast of the city
of Zacatecas, along the highway to Durango (Federal No. 45).
Pinos
A part of the State of Zacatecas, is the region that produces
Mezcal.




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Useful Information
      Government Offces and Support Services

                                      Zacatecas Tourism Office
                               Zacatecas State Council of Tourism
                        Av. Hidalgo No. 403, 2º Piso, Col. Centro,
                                          98000, Zacatecas, Zac.
                        el.
                       T (492) 924-4047 / 924-0552 / 922-1757
                                                   Fax. 924-0393

                                            Government Offices
                         Ministry for Economic Development
                                        Av. Universidad No. 301
                                                  Col. Hidráulica
                                 el.:
                                T (492) 922 0170 , 922 4170
                                                   Fax 922 9329
                                   Zacatecas Cultural Institute
                                         Lomas del Calvario s/n
                                                 Col. Díaz Ordaz
                                             el.
                                            T (492) 922 21 84
                                             el.
                                            T (492) 922 67 56

                    Airport / Tel.(478) 985-0338 and 985-0863
                                         Emergencies / T 066
                                                        el.
                                     Police / T (492) 922-0180
                                               el.
                                Red Cross / T (492) 922-3005
                                               el.

                                     Terrestrial Transportation
                                      City-Airport-City (suburban)
                                                 el.
          Av. Insurgentes No. 313, Col. Centro. T (492) 922 59 46
         C. Mecánicos No. 118, Col. Mecánicos. T  el.(492) 924 54 66

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