San Miguel de Allende and the Heartland Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in San Miguel de Allende and the Heartland - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Plaza de la Independencia

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Also known as Plaza de Armas, this immaculate square is bordered by carefully restored colonial mansions and is especially lovely at...

Santuario de Atotonilco

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If you're driving, you might want to make a stop at Santuario de Atotonilco, which is 10 minutes off the Dolores Hidalgo Highway. Named...

Santuario de Mariposas el Rosario

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One hundred million monarch butterflies migrate annually from the United States and Canada to winter in the easternmost part of Michoacán,...

Teatro Juárez

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Adorned with bronze lion sculptures and a line of large Greek muses overlooking the Jardín de la Unión from the roof, the theater was...

Teleférico

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The only cable car in the world to cross an entire city, the Teleférico runs from Cerro del Grillo (Cricket Hill) above the Mina Edén...

Templo de Santa Rosa de Viterbo

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

This former convent, constructed from 1727 to 1752 and attributed to the Queretano Don Ignacio Mariano de las Casas, is noteworthy for...

Templo de Santo Domingo

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This 18th-century Jesuit church has an ornamented facade and an opulent interior with religious paintings. In the sacristy is an extensive...

Templo de la Compañía

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Michoacán's first cathedral was begun in 1540 by order of Vasco de Quiroga and completed in 1546. When the state capital was moved to...

Universidad de Guanajuato

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Founded in 1732, the university was formerly a Jesuit seminary. The original churrigueresque church, La Compañía, still stands next...

Zona Arqueológica La Quemada

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By the time the Spaniards arrived in the 16th century, this ancient city was already a ruin. The site's original name, Chicomostoc, means...

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