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Av. Morelos No. 503, Centro Histórico. Oaxaca, Oax.
The Rufino Tamayo Museum of Mexican Pre-Columbian Art was opened on January 29, 1974. It is a testimony to the importance and value of pre-Columbian mexican art. As a young man, Tamayo became interes...
Av. Morelos esq. Pino Juárez, Zona Centro
The church of Nuestra Señora de Las Nieves was built at the end of the 17th century. Before being dedicated to Santa Maria de las Nieves, it was adjunct to the Santa Maria la Mayor in Rome by d...
Independencia esq. Armenta y López, Zona Centro.
Construction of the magnificent Teatro Macedonio Alcala began in 1903, was completed in August of 1909, and was inaugurated on September 5 of that same year. The theater formerly worked under the name...
Andador Turístico Macedonio Alcalá No.200, Zona Centro
The Biblioteca Publica Central building dates back from the early 19th century, when it was acquired privately, for the purpose of forming an elementary school for girls. For this purpose, Bishop Eulo...
Armenta y López esq. Guerrero, Zona Centro
Shortly after settling in Oaxaca, the Augustinians began building the Templo de San Agustin around 1580, which was consecrated in 1586. The monastery apparently was completed in 1699, according to an...
Places To visit
- Black Pottery
Just 8 km (5 mi) from Oaxaca City, is situated the town of San Bartolo Coyotepec (Coyotepec comes fr
- Zaachila Archeological Zone
The archaeological site of Zaachila is located at the center of Villa de Zaachila, 15 kms (9 mi) sou
- Artisan Looms
Handmade looms are mechanisms of great antiquity that have survived in their form and use with the p
The must see
- Oaxaca Lives in Me
With the aim of preserving the traditions of the state of Oaxaca, the cultural movement called "Ante
- The San Pablo Apostol Church at Mitla
The Templo de San Pablo Apostol is located within the archaeological site of Mitla, about 46 km (29
- Casa Juarez Site Museum
This house was owned by Don Antonio Salanueva, book binder by trade and a lay brother of the Third O
- The Museum of Oaxaca Cultures
The Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca is part of the Santo Domingo Cultural Center, that is comprised
- The Monte Alban Museum
The Museo de Monte Alban is found at the entrance of the archaeological site. Open to the public sin
- The Craft of Mezcal
Mezcal is a 100% Mexican alcoholic beverage that is appreciated in the entire world for its extraord