About 1km south of the plaza is the private Museum of Butterflies and Insects, Etapa 2, Casa G-12, Colonia El Sauce, where more than 12,000 specimens from 68 countries are on view, though almost three-quarters are native species. Displays explain trapping techniques, and there are videos in English and Spanish.

Travel offers; book through Rough Guides

Join over 60,000 subscribers and get travel tips, competitions and more every month

Join over 60,000 subscribers and get travel tips, competitions and more every month