Sights & Attractions in Bogotá


Things to Do in La Candelaria

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango
The modern Luis Ángel Arango Library, one of...
Museums / Galleries, Libraries La Candelaria
Casa de la Moneda
The former national mint displays coins whose...
Museums / Galleries La Candelaria
Casa de Nariño
The Presidential Palace had to be rebuilt in 1949...
Government Buildings La Candelaria
Cerro de Monserrate
Although dense smog often obscures the skyline,...
Religious Sites, Viewpoints La Candelaria
Colección de Arte del Banco de la República
This large collection, in the same complex as the...
Museums / Galleries La Candelaria
Iglesia de la Tercera Orden
The intricate carvings on the mahogany altar at...
Religious Sites La Candelaria
Iglesia de San Francisco
The 16th-century Church of St. Francis is famous...
Religious Sites La Candelaria
Iglesia Museo Santa Clara
The simple, unadorned facade of the 17th-century...
Museums / Galleries, Religious Sites La Candelaria
Museo Arqueológico
The magnificent mansion that houses the Museum of...
Museums / Galleries La Candelaria
Museo Botero
In 2000, world-famous artist Fernando Botero made...
Museums / Galleries La Candelaria
Museo de Arte Colonial
Renovations in 1999 helped preserve this...
Museums / Galleries La Candelaria
Museo de Artes y Tradiciones Populares
A former Augustinian cloister dating from 1583,...
Museums / Galleries La Candelaria
Museo de Oro
Bogotá's phenomenal Gold Museum contains a...
Museums / Galleries La Candelaria
Plaza de Bolívar
Surrounded by stately structures, this square...
Squares La Candelaria
Quinta de Bolívar
Simón Bolívar, the revolutionary hero who drove...
Houses / Mansions La Candelaria

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