Basílica de la Candelaria
Palacio de la Cultura Rafael Uribe Uribe
Palacio de la Cultura Rafael Uribe Uribe , adjacent to the Berrío metro station in an ornate black-and-white building, hosts concerts...
Plazoleta de las Esculturas
This public space in front of the Museo de Antioquia is home to 23 large bronze sculptures by renowned local artist Fernando Botero. For...
Ermita de la Veracruz
Constructed with funds from European immigrants, this fine colonial church was inaugurated in 1803. It features a stone facade and a...
On Parque de Bolívar, this refurbished theater has regular free screenings of documentaries and alternative films as well as concerts...
Restaurante Vegetarian Govinda's
For decent vegetarian cuisine served by friendly Hari Krishnas, try this bright, upstairs restaurant near the Museo de Antioquia.
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Basílica de la Candelaria information
Medellín's most important church stands guard over Parque Berrío, and was constructed in the 1770s on the site of an earlier wooden structure. It features a German-made pipe organ brought to the city by boat up the Río Magdalena and then on horseback.