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...
Strangely empty of pint-sized horse riders, the staid atmosphere of the Jockey Club belongs to another era but belies the quality and...
Lonely Planet review
This attractive conversion of stately house to restaurant also has streetside seating. It has many different interesting wines (you can also buy to takeout) and, as well as fairly-priced parrilla offerings, has more imaginative specials like pork on a bed of mustard mash, sundried tomatoes and spinach.