Attractions

Top Choice Museum in La Paz

Museo de la Ballena

Opened in February 2016, the museum comprises five exhibition spaces with models, audiovisual displays and multilingual explanations concerning all aspects of the grey whales that live and breed in the local waters.…
Top Choice Island in La Paz

Espíritu Santo

A treasure of shallow azure inlets and sorbet-pink cliffs, Espíritu Santo is one of La Paz’ gems. It’s part of a Unesco World Heritage site comprising 244 Sea of Cortez islands and coastal areas, and a worthy day tr…
Museum in La Paz

Museo Regional de Antropología e Historia

This is a large, well-organized museum chronicling the peninsula’s history (in Spanish) from prehistory to the revolution of 1910 and its aftermath.
Cultural Center in La Paz

Unidad Cultural Profesor Jesús Castro Agúndez

The Teatro de la Ciudad, part of this large cultural center, is the main performance venue in La Paz.
Library in La Paz

Biblioteca de la Historia de las Californias

Across from the Jardín Velasco, La Paz’ former Casa de Gobierno is now the Biblioteca de la Historia de las Californias, a history library.
Monument in La Paz

Santuario de la Virgen de Guadalupe

The Santuario de la Virgen de Guadalupe is La Paz’ largest religious monument. Its 12m-tall altar is grandiose.
Museum in La Paz

Museo Comunitario de la Ballena

The small Museo Comunitario de la Ballena has an exhibit of whale art and artifacts.
Waterfront in La Paz

Malecón

La Paz's reconstructed waterfront, with its wide sidewalk, tiny beaches, tourist pier, benches, sculptures by local artists and unimpeded sunset views, has become the city's biggest highlight. It stretches 5.5km (3.…