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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 Wall of Citizen Values
The Wall of the Citizen Values, also known as the Plaza of Values, is located on Boulevard M. Avila
- Veracruz Naval Historical Museum
The Veracruz Naval Academy was founded on the grounds of the Old Hope School, a building later occup
- The University of Veracruz
The University of Veracruz started publishing in 1948, being one of its oldest and most relevant act
The must see
- Veracruz’s Zocalo- The Main Square
The architecture of Veracruz unfolds in a variety of styles where the colonial past and the modern a
- The Man Shark Sculpture
The Man Shark Sculpture was inaugurated in 2006 on M. Avila Camacho Boulevard. It is a bronze figure
- The Bridge of Friendship
Puente de la Amistad is a modern bridge that is no less admirable than the pedestrian bridges in maj
- Santiago's Bulwark
In the late sixteenth century, around the Villa Rica de la Veracruz, a wall of nine defenses was bui
- Los Jarochos Sculpture
Los Jarochos is a bronze sculpture of Jarocho dancers located on the Boca del Rio Malecon(Boardwalk)
- Sand Sculptures in Veracruz
The Malecon of Veracruz City (The Boardwalk) is the perfect place for fun, and all kind of events li