Sights & Attractions in San Miguel de Allende and the Heartland


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Name Category Location
Bellas Artes
Once the Royal Convent of the Conception, this...
Educational Institutions San Miguel de Allende
Biblioteca Pública
Within the library's walls are a lovely courtyard...
Libraries San Miguel de Allende
Biblioteca Pública Gertrudis Bocanegra
Juan O'Gorman painted a vast mural depicting the...
Libraries Patzcuaro
Casa de Ecala
Long ago, as the story goes, the palace's...
Government Buildings Queretaro
Casa de las Artesanías del Estado de Michoacán
In the 16th century, Vasco de Quiroga, the...
Stores / Malls Morelia
Casa Museo de Morelos
What is now a two-story museum was acquired in...
Museums / Galleries Morelia
El Charco del Ingenio
San Miguel's botanical garden has an extensive...
Gardens / Arboretums San Miguel de Allende
Fuente de Neptuno
Renowned Mexican architect and Bajío native...
Fountains Queretaro
Instituto Allende
Since the school's founding in 1951, thousands of...
Educational Institutions San Miguel de Allende
Lavaderos Públicos
This collection of red concrete tubs above Parque...
Squares San Miguel de Allende
Mercado Hidalgo
Don't miss this 1910 cast-iron-and-glass...
Markets / Bazaars Guanajuato
Museo Casa Natal de Morelos
José María Morelos's birthplace is now a...
Museums / Galleries Morelia
Museo de Artes Populares
The 16th-century home of the Colegio de San...
Museums / Galleries Patzcuaro
Museo Iconográfico del Quijote
During his imprisonment in a Spanish...
Museums / Galleries Guanajuato
Museo Pedro Coronel
Originally a Jesuit monastery, this building was...
Museums / Galleries Zacatecas
Palacio de Gobierno
Notable graduates of this former Tridentine...
Government Buildings Morelia
Palacio de la Mala Noche
Across from the downtown plaza is a national...
Castles / Palaces Zacatecas
Palacio del Gobierno
The Governor's Palace is an 18th-century mansion...
Government Buildings Zacatecas
Palacio del Gobierno del Estado
Dubbed La Casa de la Corregidora, this building...
Government Buildings Queretaro
Templo de Santa Rosa de Viterbo
This ex-convent constructed from 1727 to 1752 and...
Religious Sites Queretaro
Templo de Santo Domingo
This 18th-century Jesuit church has an ornamented...
Religious Sites Zacatecas
Universidad de Guanajuato
Founded in 1732, the university was formerly a...
Educational Institutions Guanajuato


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