One of the “Must see” places in Valladolid; Visit the Municipal Palace and discover a little of the history of Valladolid. Although the tour can be longer, it usually takes about 40 minutes, there are some things that tourists love and today we are going to tell you about this emblematic building.
Built since the 16th century and remodeled in 1846, this building has housed the municipality’s administration for many years.
In the past, the house belonged to a Valladolid family and also a secondary school during the 19th century. It currently houses the Municipal Library and the House of Culture.
A good place to discover history, Visit the Municipal Palace of Valladolid.
It was completed in the 19th century and it is certainly the container for the history of this Heroic City. Thus, due to its great historical past, it has been named “Heroic City”.
You can visit 4 or 5 museums in Valladolid and the Palace is one of them, if you plan to stay a few days in this destination my recommendation is that you visit this and another couple of museums such as San Roque to learn the history of a colonial city surviving to that time of the conquest.
The murals of Valladolid.
One of the first tourist attractions that you cannot miss in Valladolid is to visit the murals that are inside the aforementioned Municipal Palace.
Admission is completely free and the room where these paintings are found has beautiful balconies that will allow you a great view of the Main Park “Francisco Canton Rosado” and the Cathedral of San Servacio.
Enjoy these paintings by the author Manuel Lizama. Because you can also see the photos of the presidents who have governed the municipality for more than a century.
Walk through the center of Valladolid.
Visit the Municipal Palace of Valladolid with your family and then you can continue to get to know the city center. It is also a way to acquire tourist information whenever you are within office hours.
It is a point close to the Main Square, as well as other attractions such as restaurants and souvenir shops.
Hours of the Municipal Palace of Valladolid.
9 a.m. a 5 p.m.
Monday to Sunday.
If you want to visit Valladolid, add this unmissable visit to your travel itinerary. Follow the recommendations that the Government of the State of Yucatán has provided during the pandemic.
Traveling to Valladolid during spring is the best, you can swim in its cenotes and cool off, but take your precautions; temperatures can be high, we recommend covering yourself from the sun’s rays and always keeping yourself well hydrated.