The enormous, sober-colored and spectacular neo-Byzantine (and a few other neos) 1899 cathedral contains the image of patron saint...
Iglesia de la Merced
Built at the turn of the 20th century, this neo-Gothic church is a La Rioja landmark and houses the mausoleum of General Ocampo, a local...
Casa de Gobierno
Peach-colored and guarded by two palm-tree sentinels, this attractive building on the plaza is the seat of La Rioja government.
If you’re up for a late night you can show the locals your latest disco moves at New Milenium , opposite the Colegio Nacional.
A relaxed spot for indoor or outdoor dining, this offers a short, tasty menu of well-presented, well-thought-out dishes, as well as...
Rivadavia 569 · interesting places nearby
Chunky lomitos and decent pizza and pasta with big flatscreen TVs and outdoor seating make this a popular choice near the plaza. There’s good cheap Rioja wine on hand, too.