Riobamba: Attractions and more...
Unique natural and architectural beauty of Riobamba attracts several foreign visitors. Located at the foot of the Chimborazo volcano, the city shows a number of architectural gems of the twentieth century. It is the highest snow-capped mountain in Ecuador. There are several museums in the city that must be visited.
Religious Art Museum of Design, Museum and Cultural Center of the Central Bank Riobamba, Museo "Jaramillo Paquita", Museo Cultural Fernando Daquilema, City Museum, Didactic Museum of Natural Science College of Pedro Vicente Maldonado and Cordova Historical Museum attracts the visitors with its charming urban architectural style.
Among this, Museum and Cultural Center of the Central Bank Riobamba is famous for colonial arts. A large number of sculptures, paintings, furniture and decorative items are the main attractions of the Religious Art Museum of Design.