Information of Interest
1. Historic Center
History, commerce, and culture vibrate in downtown Medellín. This tour will take us through the Villanueva Shopping Center, the Metropolitan Cathedral Basilica, Bolivar Square, Lido Theater, Junín Street, the Coltejer Building, Berrío Square and its La Candelaria Church. Avenida Oriental Street, Avenida La Playa Street, the Barrientos Residence –today a children’s reading center–, the Palacio de Bellas Artes, and the Pablo Tobón Uribe Theater. The area, set amid centuries-old trees, is home to theater companies, bookstores, artisans, pastry shops, restaurants, hotels, and commercial establishments.