La Antigua attractions

Notable Building in La Antigua

Casa de Cortés

Impressively strangled by creeping vines and the roots of a mighty tree, this stone building is rumored to be a place where Cortés stayed, though the more likely explanation is that it's a 16th-century customs house…
Church in La Antigua

Ermita del Rosario

This large church with a red cupola and a rather plain interior that could use a coat of paint is an early 16th-century construction, believed to be the oldest church in Mexico.
Landmark in La Antigua

Ceiba Tree

A boat lies in front of this massive ceiba tree, to which Cortés allegedly moored his ships.