Palacio de Gobierno, Guadalajara

4.6
#3 of 79 in Museums in Jalisco
Visit Guadalajara's historic building, Palacio de Gobierno. Built in 1774, the palace houses the state government, though remains open to the public. Admire the ornate Baroque facade, decorated with gold Huentitan stonework, arches, and columns. Enter the iconic building to see Jose Clemente Orozco's murals sprawled across the first two floors, and visit the room where Miguel Hidalgo issued the decree to abolish slavery in 1810. Plan your Palacio de Gobierno visit and explore what else you can see and do in Guadalajara using our Guadalajara trip planner.
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  • Don’t let the armed guards deter you. In the same plaza as the cathedral. Beautiful mural on the main stairway wall. On 2nd floor there are statues of famous people from Jalisco. Quick walk through....  more »
  • Both here and at the Metropolitan Cathedral you will find massive murals that were painted by Jose Clemente Orozco.  more »
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