Palacio del Gobernador (Governor's Palace), Merida

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.6/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web
Observe the history of Merida and the struggle of the Yucatan at Palacio del Gobernador (Governor's Palace). The palace's most defining features are the murals on the top floor attempting to portray the traumatic history of the Yucatan. Descriptions are available in English, as well as guided tours. Besides the murals, you can enjoy the open-air courtyard and the view of the grand plaza from the terrace. Add Palacio del Gobernador (Governor's Palace) and other attractions to your Merida trip itinerary using our Merida tourist route planner.
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  • In the Plaza Grande, as it should be, is one of the beautiful buildings that surround yourself with this fantastic square. I haven't had the opportunity to visit the interior.
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  • In this place so special we got married by civil my wife and I, 20 years ago, and decided to return to visit the great Hall where the great painter Fernando Castro Pacheco murals and include passages from the history of this great and noble land of yucatan, home to the proud Warrior maya and land of pheasant and deer. Admire the garigoleados ornamental elements that frame your walls and ceilings and on board black and white marble floor.
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  • Wonderful historical palace on the main square of Merida called Alameda. Grand entrance guarded by polite policemen leads to huge area filled with art. Big staircase takes you to many different rooms ...  read more »
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