The city council runs free tours (in Spanish) of central Guadalajara at 9:30am and 7pm. Tours, which leave from the Palacio Municipal,...
Guadalajara’s cathedral is the city’s most beloved and conspicuous landmark with distinctive neo-Gothic towers built after an earthquake...
On the north side of Plaza Guadalajara is the Palacio Municipal, which was built between 1949 and 1952 but looks ancient. Above its...
Plaza Guadalajara information
Directly west of the cathedral, Plaza Guadalajara is shaded by dozens of laurel trees and has great cathedral views and a few fine cafes. It's a hive of human activity day and night. On its north side is the Palacio Municipal , which was built between 1949 and 1952 but looks ancient. Above its interior stairway is a dark mural by Gabriel Flores depicting the founding of Guadalajara.