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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
- El Llano Park
The Parque El Llano is one of the main parks in Oaxaca where families like to come and pass time. It
- The Plaza of Dance
Right at the foot of the Cerro del Fortin (Fortin Hill), is a large quarry expanse, with tiered step
- Oaxaca Museum of Cultures
The Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca is found at the top of the ex-convent of Santo Domingo. It
The must see
- Convent of the Society of Jesus
The Compañía de Jesús (Jesuits) was one of the first religious congregations es
- About Oaxaca City
The unforgettable city of Oaxaca is the cradle of a multicolored culture with continual fascinating
- Macedonio Alcala Theater
Construction of the magnificent Teatro Macedonio Alcala began in 1903, was completed in August of 19
- The Guelaguetza Festival
The Guelaguetza Festival, also know as “Los Lunes del Cerro” or “Mondays on the Hi
- The Oaxaca Museum of Contempory Art (MACO)
The Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca was founded based on the wish of deceased Oaxacan p
- Zaachila Archeological Zone
The archaeological site of Zaachila is located at the center of Villa de Zaachila, 15 kms (9 mi) sou