Museo de Ciencias Antropológicas y Naturales
An excellent collection founded by two French archaeologist brothers, it is by far the most interesting thing to see in town. There’s a...
Centro Cultural del Bicentenario
This excellent cultural center on the plaza has given Santiago a real boost. It’s an airy, modern space housing three museums, all...
Named for the city’s founder and 10 blocks from Plaza Libertad, this enormous eucalypt- and casuarina-filled area has a small zoo ,...
La Casa del Folclorista
On the way to the riverfront, this is a big barn of a peña that has live folk bands at weekends and cheap food. The music tends to kick...
This attractive conversion of stately house to restaurant also has streetside seating. It has many different interesting wines (you can...
Lonely Planet review
A popular place for draft beer and snacks, with outdoor tables right by the river