Attractions

Museum in Chitré

Museo de Herrera

This anthropology and natural history museum, housed in a lovely colonial building, contains many well-preserved pieces of pottery dating from 5000 BC until the Spanish conquest, some of which were found at excavati…
Cathedral in Chitré

Catedral San Juan Bautista

Unlike many cathedrals that impress through ostentation, this 18th-century number is striking for its elegant simplicity and fine balance of gold and wood. The pitched ceiling is polished mahogany, and figures of sa…