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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
- Historical Library and Archives
The Archivo y Biblioteca Historicos (archive and library) is an institution which preserves, safekee
- Cathedral of Veracruz
The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Assumption (Catedral de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción
- The Hall of Reform
The building in which the Recinto de la Reforma is found, has had several uses. First, it formed p
The must see
- Atarazanas Cultural Center
The word ‘Atarazanas’ comes from Arabic and means artillery warehouse or arsenal. They b
- House Museum of Salvador Diaz Miron
It is in this house that one of the greatest poets, writers and journalists of Mexico, Veracruz nati
- Welcome to Veracruz (Part 1)
Veracruz now shines as one of the most attractive tourist destinations thanks to its remarkable cu
- The Man Shark Sculpture
The Man Shark Sculpture was inaugurated in 2006 on M. Avila Camacho Boulevard. It is a bronze figure
- About Veracruz
In 1518, the Spanish captain Juan de Grijalva arrived on a small, barren island that he named San Ju
- Veracruz Photographic Library
The Fototeca de Veracruz is located in the famous Portal de Miranda, and opened on November 27, 1998