Top Choice Historic Building in Ensenada

Riviera del Pacífico

Opened in the early 1930s as Hotel Playa Ensenada, the extravagant Riviera del Pacífico, a Spanish-style former casino, is rumored to have been a regular haunt of Al Capone. It now houses the small Museo de Historia…
Museum in Ensenada

Museo del Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia

Built in 1886 and once the Aduana Marítima de Ensenada, the city's oldest public building now houses this historical and cultural museum. It has a relatively small but comprehensive collection of artifacts, and disc…
Museum in Ensenada

Museo de Historia de Ensenada

This small museum traces northern Baja history from the indigenous Indians to the mission period.
Viewpoint in Ensenada

El Mirador

Atop the Colinas de Chapultepec, El Mirador offers panoramic views of the city and Bahía de Todos Santos. Climb or drive (note: there’s no off-street parking) to this highest point in town, up Avenida Alemán from th…