Juigalpa attractions

Top Choice Museum in Juigalpa

Museo Arqueológico Gregorio Aguilar Barea

Mystical stone statues rise like ancient totems in the courtyard entrance here. It houses the most important collection of stelae in the country, with more than 120 basalt statues carved between AD 800 and 1500, inc…
Park in Juigalpa

Parque Palo Solo

This rather lovely, beautifully tended and shady park is where couples come to whisper, cuddle and kiss beneath palm and ficus trees, and absorb a truly magnificent view of the distant Serranía Amerrisque.
Waterfall in Juigalpa

Pozo el Salto

This lovely partially dammed swimming hole, 4km north of town on the road to Managua, is framed in cascades of water and has been popular with picnickers for generations. Unfortunately it's often polluted, so ask ar…
Plaza in Juigalpa

Parque Central

The central plaza is constantly buzzing with man gossip thanks to the steady stream of ranchers, who come to get their boots shined next to El Lustrador, the beloved statue of a shoe-shine boy. El Templo de Cultura,…