Attractions

Square in La Democracia

Plaza

At the archaeological site of Monte Alto, on the outskirts of La Democracia, huge basalt heads and pot-bellied sculptures have been discovered, probably dating from around 500BC. These heads resemble crude versions …
Museum in La Democracia

Museo Regional de Arqueología

Facing La Democracia's main plaza – along with the expected church and palacio municipal (city hall) – is this small modern museum that houses some fascinating local archaeological finds. The undoubted star of the s…