Museo de Arqueología de Alta Montaña (MAAM)
One of northern Argentina's premier museums, this has a serious and informative exhibition focusing on Inca culture and, in particular,...
Museo Histórico del Norte
Set on the plaza in the lovely cabildo (town council), this collection ranges from pre-Columbian ceramics through colonial-era...
Salta’s pink cathedral was consecrated in 1878 and harbors the ashes of (among other notables) General Martín Miguel de Güemes, a...
La Casona del Molino
This former mansion, about 20 blocks west of Plaza 9 de Julio, is a Salta classic with several spacious rooms with performers who work...
This large, lively market is very interesting, as well as one of the cheapest places to eat in town. You can supplement inexpensive...
Av San Martín 2555 · interesting places nearby
Mercado Artesanal information
For souvenirs, this provincially sponsored market is noteworthy. Articles include native handicrafts, such as hammocks, string bags, ceramics, basketry, leatherwork and the region’s distinctive ponchos. Take bus 5A from downtown.