Palacio de Gobierno
An unfinished masterpiece, Xalapa’s cathedral lacks a second tower but still impresses with its scale and grandiosity. Moreover, rather...
Xalapa's centrally located main square feels like a terrace, with its south side overlooking the valley below and the snowcapped cone of...
On the plaza's north side is the Palacio Municipal.
Besides antojitos (typical Mexican snacks), this place serves fantastic volcano-like fruit salads, delicious juice combos, smoothies...
You have to know about this spot to find it (it's hidden downstairs in the Mesón del Alférez Xalapa), but you'll be glad you did once...
Palacio de Gobierno information
On the east side of the plaza is the Palacio de Gobierno, the seat of Veracruz' state government. It has a fine mural depicting the history of justice above the stairway near the eastern entrance on Enríquez.