Viña Del Mar

This children's museum has plenty of play areas and a big workshop for art classes. There are a few reproductions of masterpieces from the 15th to 20th centuries, including paintings and sculptures by both Chilean and international artists.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Viña Del Mar attractions

2. Parque Quinta Vergara

0.26 MILES

Nowhere is Viña's nickname of the 'Garden City' better justified than at the magnificently landscaped Parque Quinta Vergara, which you enter from…

4. Cerro Castillo

0.97 MILES

A fantastic barrio for an afternoon stroll, with lovingly restored mansions, great city lookouts, a small 'castle' and the summer palace of the President…

5. Castillo Wulff


Pretty Castillo Wulff, built by a prominent Valparaíso businessman in the early 20th century, hangs out over the sea: pass through the art exhibitions to…

6. Jardín Botánico Nacional


There are over 3000 plant species in the nearly 400 hectares of parkland that comprise Chile's Jardín Botánico Nacional. It's 8km southeast of the city…

7. Mirador Diego Portales

3.22 MILES

You can see all of central Valpo's colorful hills from the Mirador Diego Portales in the east of town.

8. Congreso Nacional

3.45 MILES

One of Valpo's only modern landmarks is the controversial horseshoe-shaped Congreso Nacional, located in the eastern section of El Plan. Its roots lie in…