Across the street from the clock tower is the Palacio Municipal, an ornate, gray building that is separated from the simple and solid...
Museo Nahim Isaias
A few blocks away in the Plaza de Administración building is the Museo Nahim Isaias , which exhibits an excellent collection of...
A block south of Parque Bolívar, you find the Museo Municipal and the municipal library . The archaeology room on the ground floor has...
One of the more recommended places for a taste of Ecuadorian-style diner food is La Canoa in the Hotel Continental. Instead of...
Clock Tower information
Lonely Planet review
Where 10 de Agosto hits the malecón you’ll see the famous Moorish-style clock tower , which originally dates from 1770 but has been replaced several times. The 23m-high tower is open to visitors to climb the narrow spiral staircase inside.