Museo de los Pintores Oaxaqueños
Changing exhibitions by artists from Oaxaca and elsewhere – often provocative contemporary work.
Oaxaca’s massive stone cathedral, begun in 1553 and finished (after several earthquakes) in the 18th century, stands just north of the...
Traffic-free, shaded by tall trees and surrounded by elegant portales (arcades), the Zócalo is the perfect place to start soaking up...
Café del Jardín
The Jardín has a peerless position beneath the arches at the Zócalo's southwest corner. In the evening you’re likely to be serenaded by...
El Asador Vasco
For a meal, rather than a drink or snack, overlooking the Zócalo, the prime choice is the Asador Vasco's upstairs terrace, which...
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This 1½-hour show goes ahead if at least 15 people reserve earlier in the day. It's usually with recorded music.