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The Faro Venustiano Carranza in neoclassical style, is an architectural work planned and carried out in 1902 by two engineers, Salvador Echegaray and Lattine. This lighthouse together with the...
Today, Carnival begins on what is called ’Martes de Carnaval’, which according to the liturgical calendar is calculated 8 days before Ash Wednesday. It begins with a children’s par...
The Museo Historico Naval de Veracruz was occupied by the former Heroica Escuela Naval Militar for approximately 55 years, and was a silent witness to the abusive invasion of the United States ...
Interesting promotional documentary about the state of Veracruz, the state which produced one of the most talented actresses from the country, Salma Hayek. This documentary presents us with beautifu...
In 1518 the Spanish captain Juan de Grijalva arrived to the small island that was called San Juan de Ulua. Afterward, on the beaches that were found on the small island, La Villa Rica de la Ve...
Places To visit
- Veracruz Naval Historical Museum
The Veracruz Naval Academy was founded on the grounds of the Old Hope School, a building later occup
- Hugo Arguelles Veracruz Center for the Arts
The Centro Veracruzano de las Artes Hugo Arguelles was inaugurated on May 24, 2004. Among its obje
- Cathedral of Veracruz
The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption (Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción
The must see
- Los Jarochos Sculpture
Los Jarochos is a bronze sculpture of Jarocho dancers located on the Boca del Rio Malecon(Boardwalk)
- The San Juan de Ulua Fortress
Opposite the pier of the Port of Veracruz, you’ll find the Fortaleza de San Juan Ulúa,
- Veracruz Photographic Library
The Fototeca de Veracruz is located in the famous Portal de Miranda, and opened on November 27, 1998
- The C-07 Gunboat Guanajuato
The C-07 Gunboat, Guanajuato, is a warship eighty meters in length and twelve meters wide built in S
- Witnesses of the Future Sculpture
On the seashore, between ships and on a rock, a pair of men ahead of their time show what comes ahea
- Welcome to Veracruz (Part 1)
Veracruz now shines as one of the most attractive tourist destinations thanks to its remarkable cu