Centro de Convivencia Infantil


Parque Madero contains a children’s park, the Centro de Convivencia Infantil, with a minitrain, carnival games, pony rides and other diversions for the (approximately) under-sevens. A lot of rides don’t open weekdays.

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Nearby Chiapas attractions

1. Museo Regional de Chiapas

0.26 MILES

The Museo Regional de Chiapas, an imposing modern building constructed in 1982, was under much-needed renovation at the time of research (it's a fabulous…

2. Jardín Botánico Dr Faustino Miranda

0.37 MILES

The lush oasis of the Jardín Botánico Dr Faustino Miranda is a gorgeous place to visit, as well as being a nice respite from the city heat. The collection…

3. Museo del Café

0.87 MILES

This small museum, housed inside an attractive colonial building, contains exhibits on the cultivation and processing of everyone's favorite bean. It's…

4. Plaza Cívica

0.95 MILES

Bustling and broad, Tuxtla’s main plaza occupies two blocks flanked by an untidy array of concrete government and commercial structures. At its southern…

5. Catedral de San Marcos

0.98 MILES

The eye-catching white cathedral’s clock tower tinkles out a tune on the hour to accompany a kitsch merry-go-round of apostles’ images, which emerges from…

6. Jardín de la Marimba

1.43 MILES

To take your evening paseo (stroll) with the locals, stop by this leafy plaza, just eight blocks west of Plaza Cívica. The whole city seems to turn out…

7. Museo de la Marimba

1.46 MILES

On the Jardín de la Marimba, this small museum showcases 120 years of this ubiquitous instrument, with both antique and modern models on display and a…

8. Zoológico Miguel Álvarez del Toro

2.46 MILES

Chiapas, with its huge range of natural environments, has the highest concentration of animal species in North America, including several varieties of big…