Centro Cultural Itchimbia
Centro Cultural Metropolitano
Just off the plaza, the outstanding Centro Cultural Metropolitano houses several temporary art exhibits, an intriguing museum, two...
Museo Alberto Mena Caamaño
Get a glimpse of Quito’s early colonial history (and some rather lifelike wax figures) in the Museo Alberto Mena Caamaño .
On the plaza’s southwest side stands Quito’s cathedral . Although not the most ornate of the old town’s churches, its interior has some...
Inside the Centro Cultural Metropolitano, El Buho serves a small selection of sandwiches, salads, burgers and ceviches. The café tables...
Centro Cultural Itchimbia information
The Parque Itchimbia’s centerpiece is the Centro Cultural Itchimbia , a large glass-and-iron building, modeled after the city’s original Mercado Santa Clara, that hosts regular art exhibits and cultural events.