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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
- Rufino Tamayo Museum of Mexican Pre-Columbian Art
The Rufino Tamayo Museum of Mexican Pre-Columbian Art was opened on January 29, 1974. It is a testim
- The Plaza de la Constitución Main Square
The Plaza de la Constitución main square, or Zocalo of Oaxaca City, is a highlight during any
- Our Lady of the Snows Church
The church of Nuestra Señora de Las Nieves was built at the end of the 17th century. Before b
The must see
- Our Lady of Solitude Basilica
The Santuario de Nuestra Señora de La Soledad, the declared patroness of Oaxaca since 1909, i
- 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 Juarez and 20 de Noviembre Markets
These colorful supply centers in the Historic Center of Oaxaca are undoubtedly two of the most popul
- Convent of the Society of Jesus
The Compañía de Jesús (Jesuits) was one of the first religious congregations es
- The Virgen of Assumption Cathedral
The first seat of the episcopal church itself, was started in 1535 upon the insistence of the Bishop
- The Oaxaca Museum of Stamp Collecting (MUFI)
Philately is defined as the hobby of collecting all types of stamps, envelopes, and postcards from d