Explore exciting things to do in Monterrey

A city where natural beauty and urban attractions converge, Monterrey offers plenty of things to do with its delightful mix of parks, waterfalls, canyons, art museums, and family-oriented attractions. Located in the San Jerónimo neighborhood, just west of downtown, our Radisson hotel is within easy reach of local businesses as well as attractions such as the Alfa Planetarium and the Museum of Mexican History. You can shop for new business attire just across the highway at Galerías Monterrey mall, or you can drive three miles to the Museum of Contemporary Art to glimpse works by regional and international artists. In town to attend business expos? Three convention centers, including Centro Convex, are within minutes of the hotel.

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Centro Convex Monterrey Convention Center

2.1 mi / 3.37 km from the hotel
The trade shows and exhibit halls at Centro Convex Monterrey Convention Center are just minutes away. The facility features more than 100,000 square feet of space and 31 meeting rooms.

Cintermex International Convention Center

4.42 mi / 7.11 km from the hotel
Built in 1991 and renovated in 2015, this venue offers 100,000 square feet of space with 36 meeting rooms.

Cola de Caballo Falls (Horsetail Falls)

24.95 mi / 40.15 km from the hotel
For the best way to experience this stunning waterfall, consider a full-day sightseeing tour that also includes visiting Villa de Santiago, a small village that's home to St. James's Church and the Regional Museum.

Fundidora Park

4.64 mi / 7.47 km from the hotel
Pack a picnic and head to Fundidora Park, home to playgrounds, walking trails, and an arena featuring live performances. Feed the ducks on the lake, rent a bicycle, and visit one of the vendors for refreshments.

Galerías Monterrey

0.36 mi / 0.58 km from the hotel
Make it a full day of shopping, dining, and watching a movie at the Galerías Monterrey mall, a short walk across the street from the hotel. Discover stores like Bari Swimwear, Cristal Joyas, and Liverpool department store.

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey

3.23 mi / 5.19 km from the hotel
Spend a day browsing through this museum's 11 gallery halls, outdoor sculpture garden, and Central Patio, featuring a water fountain. Pause for a snack at the restaurant and visit the gift shop for a memento on the way out.

Museo de Historia Mexicana (National History Museum)

3.33 mi / 5.36 km from the hotel
For a fun way to learn about Mexico's culture, stop by the National History Museum. Don't miss the collection of 16th-century works of ivory, the art galleries, and a walk-in train that's a big hit with kids.

Museo del Acero Horno 3

4.77 mi / 7.68 km from the hotel
Dedicated to the region's contribution to the steel industry, this interactive museum takes visitors through a former blast furnace now filled with science and technology exhibits. Stop at one of the forging chimneys for amazing mountain views.

Pabellon M Convention Center

2.82 mi / 4.53 km from the hotel
Fairs, symposiums, and private events are hosted at this 20,000-square-foot venue, which offers both indoor and outdoor space, including a 5,000-square-foot terrace.

Parque Plaza Sesamo (Sesame Street Park)

5.11 mi / 8.23 km from the hotel
This themed amusement park features rides, games, and a water park, including two wave pools. The kids will enjoy discovering all their favorite Sesame Street characters on the park streets and in the theaters.

Grutas de García caves

15.93 mi / 25.64 km from the hotel
Head to Cumbres de Monterrey National Park to explore the caves of El Fraile mountain. Once submerged under the sea during the prehistoric era, these caves feature walls covered with marine fossils like seashells and snail shells.

Planetario Alfa

3.04 mi / 4.89 km from the hotel
Since 1978, this five-floor museum has been entertaining visitors of all ages with an aviary, an IMAX Dome theater, and an outdoor collection of sculpture replicas depicting prehistoric Mexican culture.