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Mexicali Sights and Landmarks Guide, Mexico

The beautiful city of Mexicali is famous amongst the national as well as international tourists due to the presence of multiple museums, a professional golf course, a massive bullring, public swimming pools, and many annual festivals. The city of Mexicali is famous amongst the locals by the tag line of “city which captured the sun”. Although the city of Mexicali might not be that famous as the city of Tijuana is yet the number of tourists hitting the city every year is a proof that the city is being appreciated in terms of tourism hot spots.

One of the most famous and uniquely built tourist hot spots is Sol Del Nino Museum. Housed in a old city building which used to be a cotton go down, this unique museum was created somewhere in 1993 with the sole purpose of imparting knowledge to kids along with having good amount of fun. This museum is famous for its ecological exhibitions and various scientific activities which help kids learn something new along with enjoying the learning period.

La Chinesca is that part of the city where only Chinese live. Huge number of immigrants from China had entered the city years back and along with them, they brought their rich Chinese culture. This section of the city is a must visit for all those visitors who love Chinese cuisine or culture.

Calafia Bullring is one of the oldest and most beautiful bullrings that you will find in the city of Mexicali. This huge bullring was opened for the general public on 16th November, 1975. Other than the regular purpose of bull fight, this famous bullring is also famous for hosting various national level political meetings, wrestling matches, concerts, and festivals round the year. It is a must visit for those tourists that love reality.

One can also check for the list of events that are about to take place in various theaters of the city and then enjoy them as per his / her ease. The city of Mexicali has around 7 theaters which are full round the year due to performance by various rock bands, professional stage shows, and various orchestral concerts. One can check the local newspapers and magazine for details of these programs.

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