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 impressive cloister...
Educational Institutions San Miguel de Allende
 
Biblioteca Pública
Within the library's walls are a lovely courtyard café, the offices...
Libraries San Miguel de Allende
 
Biblioteca Pública Gertrudis Bocanegra
Juan O'Gorman painted a vast mural depicting the history of the...
Libraries Pátzcuaro
 
Casa de Ecala
Long ago, as the story goes, the palace's 18th-century owner...
Government Buildings Querétaro
 
Casa de las Artesanías del Estado de Michoacán
In the 16th century, Vasco de Quiroga, the bishop of Michoacán...
Stores / Malls Morelia
 
Casa Museo de Morelos
What is now a two-story museum was acquired in 1801 by José María...
Museums / Galleries Morelia
 
El Charco del Ingenio
San Miguel's botanical garden has an extensive collection of...
Gardens / Arboretums San Miguel de Allende
 
Fuente de Neptuno
Renowned Mexican architect and Bajío native Eduardo Tresguerras...
Fountains Querétaro
 
Instituto Allende
Since the school's founding in 1951, thousands of students from...
Educational Institutions San Miguel de Allende
 
Lavaderos Públicos
This collection of red concrete tubs above Parque Benito Juárez...
Squares San Miguel de Allende
 
Mercado Hidalgo
Don't miss this 1910 cast-iron-and-glass structure, designed...
Markets / Bazaars Guanajuato
 
Museo Casa Natal de Morelos
José María Morelos's birthplace is now a national monument and...
Museums / Galleries Morelia
 
Museo de Artes Populares
The 16th-century home of the Colegio de San Nicolás Obispo now...
Museums / Galleries Pátzcuaro
 
Museo Iconográfico del Quijote
During his imprisonment in a Spanish concentration camp in the...
Museums / Galleries Guanajuato
 
Museo Pedro Coronel
Originally a Jesuit monastery, this building was used as a jail...
Museums / Galleries Zacatecas
 
Palacio de Gobierno
Notable graduates of this former Tridentine seminary, built in...
Government Buildings Morelia
 
Palacio de la Mala Noche
Across from the downtown plaza is a national monument: two 18th-century...
Castles / Palaces Zacatecas
 
Palacio del Gobierno
The Governor's Palace is an 18th-century mansion with verdant...
Government Buildings Zacatecas
 
Palacio del Gobierno del Estado
Dubbed La Casa de la Corregidora, this building now houses the...
Government Buildings Querétaro
 
Templo de Santa Rosa de Viterbo
This ex-convent constructed from 1727 to 1752 and attributed...
Religious Sites Querétaro
 
Templo de Santo Domingo
This 18th-century Jesuit church has an ornamented facade and...
Religious Sites Zacatecas
 
Universidad de Guanajuato
Founded in 1732, the university was formerly a Jesuit seminary...
Educational Institutions Guanajuato
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