Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Saltillo

Museo del Desierto

Saltillo's top attraction, this no-expense-spared museum is highly enjoyable and informative (even if you don’t speak Spanish). Exhibits reveal why sea currents can create deserts and how sand dunes are formed. Chil…
Museum in Saltillo

Museo de Sarape

An excellent museum devoted to the Mexican sarapes (blankets with an opening for the head) that Coahuila is renowned for. There's a priceless collection to admire, and lots of fascinating background information abou…
Church in Saltillo

Catedral de Saltillo

Built between 1745 and 1800, Saltillo’s cathedral has one of Mexico’s finest Churrigueresque facades, with columns of elaborately carved pale-gray stone. In an unusual touch, given the Catholic church's traditionall…
Museum in Saltillo

Museo de las Aves de México

Mexico ranks 10th in the world in terms of avian diversity, and this museum displays more than 800 stuffed and mounted species, some in convincing dioramas of their natural habitat. There are special sections on fea…