Sights & Attractions in Santiago

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Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Baños de Colina
These hot springs, high in the mountains, are a...
Hot Springs / Spas Cajon del Maipo
 
Baños Morales
Two pools in the tiny village of Baños Morales,...
Hot Springs / Spas Cajon del Maipo
 
Barrio Concha y Toro
Don't be put off by the shops selling car...
Neighborhoods / Streets Parque Quinta Normal
 
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
 
Cascada de las Animas
This little tourist complex, nestled under the...
Resorts Cajon del Maipo
 
Catedral
Conquistador Pedro de Valdivia declared in 1541...
Religious Sites Santiago Centro
 
Cementerio General
It may be an unusual tourist attraction, but this...
Cemeteries Parque Quinta Normal
 
Cerro San Cristóbal
St. Christopher's Hill, within Parque...
Viewpoints Bellavista
 
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
 
El Colorado
The closest ski area to Santiago, El Colorado has...
Sports Venues, Resorts Farellones Ski Area
 
Estación Central
Inaugurated in 1897, Central Station is the...
Architectural Sites, Transportation Sites Parque Quinta Normal
 
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
 
Granja Educativa Alfafera Greda
You can take a two-hour crash course in pottery...
Local Interest–Sight Pomaire
 
Iglesia San Francisco
Santiago's oldest structure, greatest symbol, and...
Religious Sites La Alameda
 
Jardín Botánico Mapulemu
Gravel paths lead you to restful nooks in the...
Gardens / Arboretums Bellavista
 
Jardín Zoológico
The Zoological Garden is a good place to see...
Zoos / Aquariums Bellavista
 
La Chascona
This house designed by the Nobel Prize–winning...
Houses / Mansions Bellavista
 
La Parva
The village of La Parva is a colorful...
Sports Venues Farellones Ski Area
 
Lo Valdés Refugio de Montaña
The Lo Valdés Mountain Center, built in 1932,...
Sports Venues, Resorts Cajon del Maipo
 
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 Artequín
The resplendent Pabellón París houses this...
Museums / Galleries Parque Quinta Normal
 
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 de Ciencia y Tecnología
Children will spend a happy half hour with this...
Museums / Galleries Parque Quinta Normal
 
Museo de la Moda
The Fashion Museum, opened in 2007 by a son of...
Museums / Galleries Vitacura
 
Museo Ferroviario
Chile's once-mighty railroads have been...
Museums / Galleries Parque Quinta Normal
 
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
 
Museo Nacional de Historia Natural
The National Museum of Natural History is the...
Museums / Galleries Parque Quinta Normal
 
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
 
Plaza Tupahue
The main attraction of this area inside Parque...
Squares Bellavista
 
Portillo
The slopes here were discovered by engineers...
Sports Venues, Resorts Portillo Ski Area
 
Teatro Municipal
The opulent Municipal Theater is the city's...
Arts / Performance Venues La Alameda
 
Valle Nevado
Chile's largest ski region is a luxury resort...
Sports Venues Farellones Ski Area
 
Vega Chica and Vega Central
From fruit to furniture, meat to machinery, these...
Markets / Bazaars Parque Forestal
 
Viña Antiyal
Chilean winemaker Alvaro Espinoza and his wife,...
Wineries / Breweries Santiago
 
Viña Concha y Toro
Chile's largest producer is consistently good in...
Wineries / Breweries Santiago
 
Viña De Martino
The De Martino family has been making fine...
Wineries / Breweries Santiago
 
Viña Santa Rita
Chile's third-largest winery was founded in 1880...
Wineries / Breweries Santiago
 
Viña Undurraga
Don Francisco Undurraga Vicuña founded this...
Wineries / Breweries Santiago

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