Catedral de Chillán
Mercado de Chillán
The city's main market is split into two sections on either side of Maipón between Isabel Riquelme and 5 de Abril. On the north side is...
In response to the devastation that the 1939 quake caused, the Mexican government donated the Escuela México to Chillán. At Pablo...
Chillanejos with plenty of dash and cash pour into this chichi red-walled bar northeast of the city center for sushi, ceviche and lots...
A good vegetarian restaurant in provincial Chile? We'll take it. Filling lentil-and-bulgur-style set lunches are served at the back,...
Catedral de Chillán information
On the northeast corner of Chillán's main square stands the stark, modernist Catedral de Chillán. Built in 1941, its soaring semi-oval form is made of a series of earthquake-resistant giant arches. The 36m-high cross next to it commemorates the thousands of Chillán residents who died in the 1939 earthquake.