Top ChoiceMuseum in Villa de Mazo

Museo Casa Roja

This handsome ochre-red mansion (built in 1911), located down one of the steep streets from the main road, has downstairs exhibits on Corpus Christi – a festival Villa de Mazo celebrates with particular gusto:...

Museum in Villa de Mazo

Cerámica el Molino

Well signposted from the town is this meticulously restored mill that houses a ceramics museum (including a short film) and workshop where artisans make attractive reproductions of brown Benahoare pottery; you...

Canarian in Villa de Mazo

San Blas

This handy place in the centre of town serves simple fare such as pasta, salad, fish soup, chocos (cuttlefish) with mojo verde (coriander-based sauce) or goat with potatoes. Sit on the pretty outdoor terrace...

Museum in Villa de Mazo

Escuela Insular de Artesanía

This former handicrafts school still has a weaving studio (which you can peek into), but otherwise has been transformed into a museum focusing on crafts and handicrafts on the island. There is a short...

Church in Villa de Mazo

Templo de San Blas

Down a steep hill from the centre of town is this lovely whitewashed church dating from 1512, dedicated to St Blaise and overlooking the ocean. Inside the cool interior, the church boasts a baroque altarpiece...

Market in Villa de Mazo

Mercado

Produce, handicrafts and textiles are sold at this weekend market.