Museo Costumbrista de Sonora
Parroquia de la Purísima Concepción
Álamos’ parish church is the tallest building in town. It was built between 1786 and 1804 and its altar rail, lamps, censers and...
This environmental group is the main contact point for the local guides of bird-watching group Alas de Álamos (Wings of Álamos). It also...
Homes & Gardens Tour
Meet outside Museo Costumbrista de Sonora for a two-hour tour of three foreign-owned colonial homes. Proceeds go to an Álamos...
The town’s most interesting bar, with historic photos, a pool table and outside tables on the Plaza de Armas.
Café Luz del Sol
In a region cruelly deprived of decent coffee shops, this colonial cafe is a better find for caffeine-starved travelers than any silver...
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Museo Costumbrista de Sonora information
This well-done museum of Sonoran customs has extensive exhibits (all in Spanish) on the history and traditions of the state. Special attention is paid to the influence of mining on Álamos and the fleeting prosperity it created for the town's well-off, including rooms filled with antiques, period furniture and even a few vintage carriages.