Iglesia de La Compañía
Finely carved facades adorn the colonial Iglesia de La Compañía.
Museo del Palacio
The Palacio de Gobierno on the south side of the Zócalo houses the interactive Museo del Palacio, whose main displays, with a primarily...
Palacio de Gobierno
A 19th-century wonder of marble and murals, the State Government Palace occupies the Zócalo's southern flank. The large, very detailed...
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...
Mercado 20 de Noviembre
Dozens of good, clean comedores inside this large market serve up tasty, traditional Oaxacan and Mexican staples. The biggest treat for...
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Mercado Juárez information
This daily indoor market, a block south of the Zócalo, peddles a mix of flowers, hats, shoes, cheap clothes and jewelry, baskets, leather belts and bags, fancy knives, mezcal, herbs (medicinal and culinary), spices, meat, cheese, ready-made mole , fruit, vegetables, grasshoppers and almost every other food a Oaxacan could need – a fascinating browse.