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
Also known as Plaza Botero, this public space in front of the Museo de Antioquia is home to 23 of the artist's large bronze sculptures....
Museo de Antioquia
In the grand art deco Palacio Municipal, Colombia's second-oldest museum is one of its finest (Museo Nacional in Bogotá is the oldest)....
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.
Basílica de la Candelaria information
Lonely Planet review
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.