Top things to do in Villa de Mazo

Top Choice Museum in Villa de Mazo

Museo Casa Roja

As soon as you enter town, follow the signs to this lovely ochre-red mansion (built in 1911) with exhibits on embroidery and Corpus Christi – a festival Villa de Mazo celebrates with particular gusto: streets are de…
Museum in Villa de Mazo

Escuela Insular de Artesanía

This former handicrafts school still has a weaving studio, which you can peek into, but otherwise has been transformed into a museum focussing on crafts and handicrafts on the island. There is a short multilingual f…
Museum in Villa de Mazo

Cerámica el Molino

Well signposted from the town is this meticulously restored mill that houses a ceramics museum (including a short audiovisual presentation) and workshop where artisans make reproductions of Benahoare pottery. There’…
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San Blas

In the centre of town, get simple dishes like pastas, salads, chocos (cuttlefish) with mojo verde (coriander-based sauce) or goat with potatoes, served on a pretty outdoor terrace surrounded by stout palms and a daz…
Church in Villa de Mazo

Templo de San Blas

Down a steep hill from the centre of town is this lovely whitewashed church dating from 1512 and overlooking the ocean. Inside, the church boasts a baroque altarpiece and several interesting pieces of baroque art.
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La Cabaña

Grab a pew on the terrace of this simple seafood restaurant with its seamless sea views. The menu is no-fuss traditional; fried moray eel is the speciality. Located just off the LP-2 highway south of town.
Market in Villa de Mazo

Mercado

Produce, handicrafts and textiles are sold at this weekend market.