Casa del Primer Congreso de las Provincias Unidas
Casa de Juan de Castellanos
Pop into the Casa de Juan de Castellanos a meticulously restored colonial mansion just off the plaza.
Casona La Guaca
As you stroll about, pop into the Casona La Guaca, a meticulously restored colonial mansion just off the plaza.
This parish church facing the main square, was built in 1608 and has hardly changed since that time. It boasts a marvelous baroque main...
On Plaza Mayor, folks spill out of this small, unpronounceable bar, which draws hordes for its rare draft beer selection served in...
Restaurante Estar de la Villa
Honest to goodness, clean-cut cheapie serving up wholesome daily set meals with just the right amount of motherly love. There's a menu...
Casa del Primer Congreso de las Provincias Unidas information
On October 4, 1812, legislators met here to install the First Congress of the short-lived United Provinces of New Granada and elect its first president, Camilo Torres Tenorio. The 2nd floor of the Casa del Primer Congreso houses a small museum that contains the congressional desk, documents and other artifacts. It was closed for renovation when we visited.