Sights & Attractions in Santiago


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Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Barrio París-Londres
Many architects contributed to what is frequently...
Neighborhoods / Streets La Alameda
Biblioteca Nacional
Near the foot of Cerro Santa Lucía is the...
Libraries La Alameda
Bolsa de Comercio
Chile's stock exchange is housed in a 1917 French...
Architectural Sites La Alameda
Casa Colorada
The appropriately named Red House is one of the...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions Santiago Centro
Conquistador Pedro de Valdivia declared in 1541...
Religious Sites Santiago Centro
Cerro Santa Lucía
The mazelike park of Santa Lucía is a hangout...
Parks, Viewpoints La Alameda
Club de la Unión
The facade of this neoclassical building,...
Architectural Sites La Alameda
Correo Central
Housed in what was once the ornate Palacio de los...
Government Buildings Santiago Centro
Estación Mapocho
This mighty edifice, with its trio of two-story...
Architectural Sites Parque Forestal
Ex Congreso Nacional
Once the meeting place for the National Congress...
Architectural Sites Santiago Centro
Iglesia San Francisco
Santiago's oldest structure, greatest symbol, and...
Religious Sites La Alameda
Mercado Central
At the Central Market you'll find a matchless...
Markets / Bazaars Parque Forestal
Municipalidad de Santiago
Today's city hall for central Santiago can be...
Architectural Sites Santiago Centro
Museo Arqueológico de Santiago
This archaeological museum, devoted...
Museums / Galleries Parque Forestal
Museo Chileno de Arte Precolombino
If you plan to visit only one museum in...
Museums / Galleries Santiago Centro
Museo Colonial de San Francisco
This monastery adjacent to Iglesia San Francisco...
Museums / Galleries La Alameda
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo
After an ambitious restoration, completed in...
Museums / Galleries Parque Forestal
Museo de Artes Visuales
This dazzling museum of contemporary art displays...
Museums / Galleries Parque Forestal
Museo Histórico Nacional
The colonial-era Palacio de la Real Audiencia...
Museums / Galleries Santiago Centro
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes
Unfortunately, Chile's main art museum now has...
Museums / Galleries Parque Forestal
Palacio Cousiño
Dating from the early 1870s, this fabulous...
Houses / Mansions La Alameda
Palacio de La Moneda
Originally the royal mint, this sober...
Castles / Palaces La Alameda
Palacio de los Tribunales de Justicia
During Augusto Pinochet's rule, countless...
Government Buildings Santiago Centro
Palacio La Alhambra
Santiago's Alhambra palace is tiny and sadly...
Architectural Sites Santiago Centro
Parque Bernardo O'Higgins
Named for Chile's first president and national...
Parks Santiago Centro
Parque de las Esculturas
Providencia is mainly a commercial district,...
Parks Parque Forestal
Pérgola de las Flores
Santiaguinos come to the Trellis of Flowers...
Markets / Bazaars Parque Forestal
Plaza de Armas
This square has been the symbolic heart of...
Squares Santiago Centro
Plaza de la Ciudadanía
On the south side of the Palacio de la Moneda,...
Squares La Alameda
Plaza de la Constitución
Palacio de la Moneda and other government...
Squares La Alameda
Teatro Municipal
The opulent Municipal Theater is the city's...
Arts / Performance Venues La Alameda
Vega Chica and Vega Central
From fruit to furniture, meat to machinery, these...
Markets / Bazaars Parque Forestal


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