Museo Alberto Mena Caamaño
Centro Cultural Metropolitano
Just off Plaza Grande, this beautifully restored building houses the municipal library and lecture rooms and hosts temporary art...
Palacio de Gobierno
The white building on the plaza’s northwest side with the national flag flying atop is the Palacio de Gobierno, the seat of the...
Palacio del Gobierno
The white building on the plaza’s northwest side is the seat of the Ecuadorian presidency. Visitors can enter by guided tours (in...
Inside the Centro Cultural Metropolitano, El Buho serves a small selection of sandwiches, salads, burgers and ceviches. The café tables...
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Museo Alberto Mena Caamaño information
Get a glimpse of Quito’s early colonial history through wax figures, especially regarding the events of August 1810, when independence-minded quiteños were executed. There's also some colonial-era and contemporary art.