Top Choice Arts Center in La Palma

La Semilla de Dios

Local cooperative La Semilla de Dios, founded in 1977 by Fernando Llort himself, crafts quality products in workshops behind the store. If you ask permission you can wander through the workshops and watch the painte…
Top Choice Cultural Center in Suchitoto

Centro Arte para la Paz

Opened in 2000 as a charitable initiative to support victims of domestic violence, the Centro Arte para la Paz now organizes a range of cultural activities from its premises in a beautiful, old Dominican convent. Th…
Park in Chalatenango

Turicentro Agua Fría

A 20-minute walk from the Parque Central, Turicentro Agua Fría has a lush park with picnic tables, but the main draw is the pools set with an artificial rock island topped by a waterslide. Dry season means water sho…
Arts Center in La Palma


Copapase is the most established artists cooperative in the area – it even has a small museum.
Church in Chalatenango

Iglesia de Chalatenango

The Iglesia de Chalatenango, with its squat bell tower and bright chalky facade, sits on the east side of the Parque Central, a stone’s throw from the military garrison.