Museo Casa de Juárez
On the edge of the large, monument-studded Plaza Mayor, Chihuahua’s former Palacio Federal (built 1908–10), is now a cultural center...
Galería de Armas
Galería de Armas has a variety of guns and swords from the Independence era.
Museo de Hidalgo
Museo de Hidalgo honors its namesake.
Mesón de Catedral
This fancy new spot, popular with government officials, is the long-awaited restaurant the Plaza de Armas never had. Up a couple of...
Lonely Planet review
President Benito Juárez’ residence in this house during the French occupation made Chihuahua the capital of the Mexican republic from 1864 to 1866. Now a museum with the 1860s feel still intact it includes documents signed by the great reformer, as well as period exhibits including replicas of his furniture and horse-drawn carriage.