Top things to do in Villa de Mazo

Top Choice Museum in Villa de Mazo

Museo Casa Roja

This handsome ochre-red mansion (built in 1911), located down one of the steep streets from the main road, has downstairs exhibits on Corpus Christi – a festival Villa de Mazo celebrates with particular gusto: stree…
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 film) and workshop where artisans make attractive reproductions of brown Benahoare pottery; you can w…
Canarian in Villa de Mazo

San Blas

This handy place in the centre of town serves simple fare such as pasta, salad, fish soup, chocos (cuttlefish) with mojo verde (coriander-based sauce) or goat with potatoes. Sit on the pretty outdoor terrace surroun…
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 focusing on crafts and handicrafts on the island. There is a short multilingual f…
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, dedicated to Saint Blaise and overlooking the ocean. Inside the cool interior, the church boasts a baroque altarpiece (wr…
Market in Villa de Mazo

Mercado

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