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Convention Center – Zacatecas

Zacatecas' new and modern convention center features 5,000 m² (53,819 ft²) of exhibitions space which can be divided in (up to) 12 booths of 330 m² (3,552 ft²) each. The center is ideal for:

  • Expos and concerts
  • Trade shows
  • Academic and cultural events
  • Receptions, shows and cocktails

Furthermore the Convention Center has a Grand Lobby of 1,350 m² (14,526 ft²) and Business Center of 324 m² (3,486.24 ft²) both equipped with the latest technology, air condition, current of 110W and 220W as well as compressed air and water. The Grand Lobby is perfect for hosting reception and as a lounge area. The Grand Plaza covers a floor area of 6,000 m² (64,560 ft²) and is excellent for large tonnage trade shows. The Convention Center has fully equipped cooking facilities and parking space with 10 platforms.

Since the opening of the convention center in 2009 it has hosted a variety of different events such as a Placido Domingo concert, Al Gore's conference on climate changes, Nobel Prize Winner Mario Molina, Medical conferences, Business meetings, etc.

We are certified by AMPROFEC


Palacio de Convenciones
Blvd Héroes
de Chapultepec s/n
Ciudad Argentum
C.P. 98160
Zacatecas, Zac.

Tel. +52-492-4914575 / 80

Zacatecas is located in the north-central part of Mexico, right in the middle of all the important high ways that connect the north and the south and the east and the west.

It is bordered by the following states: Durango to the north west, Coahuila to the north, San Luis Potosi and Nuevo Leon to the east and Jalisco and Aguascalientes to the south.

What to see in Zacatecas

The high ways that connect Zacatecas with the capitals of the surrounding states are all new and in excellent conditions. Thus it is easy to travel to and from Zacatecas.
Distance to the surrounding capitals:

  • Aguascalientes a 120km
        1 hour and 20 minutes
  • Monterrey a 458km
        5 hours and 20 minutes
  • Guadalajara a 351km
        4 hours and 15 minutes
  • San Luis Potosí a 202km
        2 hours and 31 minutes
  • Torreón a 397km
        4 hours and 33 minutes
  • Ciudad de México a 664km
        7 hours and 26 minutes

The main bus companies are: ETN and Omnibus de México

The Convention Center is placed close to new hotels, 15 minutes away from the airport, 10 minutes from the historical downtown which has been declared World Heritage site by UNESCO and only 5 minutes away from a brand new shopping center and the new government complex.