Mitad del Mundo Monument
The Mitad del Mundo Monument in Quito marks the equatorial line. Explore its interactive museum, cultural displays, and unique photo ops. This iconic site offers a chance to straddle the Northern and Southern Hemispheres simultaneously, and learn about indigenous cultures and scientific phenomena related to the equator. It’s a fascinating blend of history, science, and culture, allowing visitors to engage with both the significance of the location and the diverse heritage of Ecuador. Whether you’re captivated by astronomy or simply want to stand on two hemispheres at once, the Mitad del Mundo monument is a must-visit destination in Quito.