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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 Juarez and 20 de Noviembre Markets
These colorful supply centers in the Historic Center of Oaxaca are undoubtedly two of the most popul
- Black Pottery
Just 8 km (5 mi) from Oaxaca City, is situated the town of San Bartolo Coyotepec (Coyotepec comes fr
- The San Jose Church and Former Convent
The Templo de San Jose, was originally founded in 1559 by the Jesuits. Because of various eart
The must see
- Mitla Archeological Site
San Pablo Villa de Mitla is a town located in the Central Valleys region, 46 km (29 mi) from the cap
- The Upper Carmen Church and Former Convent
The Templo and Ex-Convento del Carmen Alto is located in one of the first sites selected by the Span
- Macedonio Alcala Theater
Construction of the magnificent Teatro Macedonio Alcala began in 1903, was completed in August of 19
- Oaxacan Black Pottery
Oaxaca is distinguished in the Mexican Republic for the preservation of many pre-Hispanic traditions
- The Guelaguetza Festival
The Guelaguetza Festival, also know as “Los Lunes del Cerro” or “Mondays on the Hi
- Tlacolula de Matamoros and Its Market
Tlacolula de Matamoros is a village situated in the Central Valleys Region and can be reached by tak