Parita attractions

Top Choice Workshop in Parita

Taller Dario López

One of Panama's top artisans, Dario López has been making colorful masks for folkloric dancers since the 1960s. These days most of his masks and satin costumes worn by devil dancers are exported to the USA and Europ…
Workshop in Parita

Taller de Restauración Macario José Rodriguez

Macario José Rodriguez has been restoring the wooden altars and statuary of Panama’s colonial churches since the early 1980s, and this is the only such workshop in the country. You'll find it opposite Parita's churc…
Church in Parita

Iglesia de Santo Domingo de Guzmán

This 18th-century churrigueresque (an ornate Spanish baroque style) church has some lovely carvings; check out the pulpit and the retablo (altarpiece). It is the only church in Panama that has its steeple located di…