Iglesia San José
Casa Museo Comandante Carlos Fonseca
Commander Carlos Fonseca, the Sandinista equivalent of Malcolm X (read: bespectacled, goateed, intense, highly intelligent and...
This small-scale coffee growers cooperative represents farmers in La Dalia, Jinotega, San Ramon and Matagalpa and arranges harvest tours...
The 1751 Iglesia Molagüina, in the center of town, is the plainest of the churches but has nice gardens.
A great Matagalpa steam table buffet with all your Nica favorites and excellent frescos . High turnover means it is always fresh.
Iglesia San José information
Originally constructed in 1751 and used as a jail for indigenous rebels in the late 1800s, this church was rebuilt in 1917 by Franciscan friars. She shows her age, but her baroque gold-leaf altar and arched ceilings are lovely, and she fronts leafy Parque Rubén Darío.