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Best things to do in Santiago

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Museum
“Gran museo que exhibe obras modernas y contemporáneas de artistas internacionales y chilenos. Great museum that exhibits modern and contemporary works of international and Chilean artists.”
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Park
“Parque Forestal is an urban park located two blocks from our department. It is a nice area to go for a walk, ride a bike or just sit on a bench. While there visit the Bellas Artes museum a short walk from the Bellas Artes train station.”
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Scenic Viewpoint
“Little park inside of the city in small hill, good place to take a rest in your way to downtown”
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Art Gallery
“Cultural Center of Santiago, great place to see art, watch theater or concerts. ”
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Government Building
“Palacio de La Moneda (Spanish: Coin Palace) is the seat of the President of the Republic of Chile. It occupies an entire block and its construction began in 1784 and was opened in 1805.”
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Bar
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“The party center of the city. Very diverse, especially here is concentrated gay night life. Also good for going during day to eat and walk around. Bit artistic”
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Plaza
“La Plaza de Armas de Santiago es considerada el corazón de la capital de Chile, marcando el hito conocido como Kilómetro Cero, desde el cual se comienza a medir la distancia entre las diferentes ciudades del país. En su entorno no solo convergen emblemáticos edificios, símbolos del origen de la ciudad. The Plaza de Armas of Santiago is considered the heart of the capital of Chile, marking the milestone known as Kilómetro Cero, from which the distance between the different cities of the country begins to be measured. In its surroundings, not only emblematic buildings converge, symbols of the city's origin and witnesses of its development of more than four centuries, but also characteristic ”
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Pedestrian Plaza
“It is a very picturesque walk, where you can find many good restaurants, movies, street trade. It has wave the place.”
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Museum
“iif you want to know the past of Chile you must to go to "el museo de la memoria"”
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Museum
“It contains a large collection of pre-Columbian artifacts with informative timelines and descriptions ”
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Food Court
“A nice place with great vibes. You can find lots of restaurants, bars to start out the night!”
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Farmers Market
“Fresh fish, vegetables and many typical fish restaurants. The market itself was built originally by the architect of The Eiffel Tower: engineer Gustave Eiffel”
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Theatre
“Watch performances of well-known ballets or listen to philharmonic, piano and chamber music recitals at Santiago’s principal theater and opera house.”
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Art Museum
“The cultural center "La Moneda" is a place that have a lot of art expositions, food places and is located below of the goverment palace. Around this place you have a lot of restaurants, museums, and different emblematic places that you must visit if you come to Santiago.”
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Seafood Restaurant
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“Large restaurant complex in renovated urban space. Many good places to eat here.”
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Bus Line
“Largest park in Santiago. Take the funicular and/or gondola to the Virgin statue. Great views of the city.”
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