Yesterday I visited this place for the Admá Music Festival. The theater caught fire in 1999 and still has marks of that event, yet the whole environment is fabulous (old-ish, hipster-ish, and colonial style). It is a new bet to invite people to party in Quito's downtown. Definitively a must.
- Visit this place if there is an...
The theatre is currently being renovated after years of neglect but you can see the bones of what must have been a gorgeous building. I inadvertently went upstairs and snapped a photo of the renovations there while a photo shoot was going on. Worth a look if you're an architecture fan.
This is a pretty building and the whole square is quite pretty. We did not see a show, so I can't address that. Lots of little shops in the area. It is a nice little photo opp while walking through the city.