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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
- The Bridge of Friendship
Puente de la Amistad is a modern bridge that is no less admirable than the pedestrian bridges in maj
- 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
- Veracruz Naval Historical Museum
The Veracruz Naval Academy was founded on the grounds of the Old Hope School, a building later occup
The must see
- The San Juan de Ulua Fortress
Opposite the pier of the Port of Veracruz, you’ll find the Fortaleza de San Juan Ulúa,
- Veracruz’s Zocalo- The Main Square
The architecture of Veracruz unfolds in a variety of styles where the colonial past and the modern a
- Historical Library and Archives
The Archivo y Biblioteca Historicos (archive and library) is an institution which preserves, safekee
- The C-07 Gunboat Guanajuato
The C-07 Gunboat, Guanajuato, is a warship eighty meters in length and twelve meters wide built in S
- The University of Veracruz
The University of Veracruz started publishing in 1948, being one of its oldest and most relevant act
- The Venustiano Carranza Lighthouse
The Faro Venustiano Carranza in neoclassical style, is an architectural work planned and car