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Places to visit in Oaxaca
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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
- The Monte Alban Site Museum
The Museo de Monte Alban is located at the entrance of the archaeological site. Open to the public s
- The Legend of Princess Donají
A little-known variation on the legend of the Princess Donaji, is that which is told in the Isthmus
- Oaxaca Lives in Me
With the aim of preserving the traditions of the state of Oaxaca, the cultural movement called "Ante
The must see
- Tlacolula de Matamoros and Its Market
Tlacolula de Matamoros is a village situated in the Central Valleys Region and can be reached by tak
- The Architechture of the Museum of Oaxaca Cultures
Since 1964, the Museo de las Culturas de Oaxaca (formerly known as the Regional Museum of Oaxaca), h
- The Lower Carmen Church
The festivities in honor of Nuestra Señora del Carmen are closely linked with the Guelaguetza
- The San Felipe Neri Church
The congregation of St. Philip Neri appeared in Oaxaca in 1661 as an offshoot of the former Congrega
- 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
- The San Jose Church and Former Convent
The Templo de San Jose, was originally founded in 1559 by the Jesuits. Because of various eart