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Palacio de Gobierno

Avenida Corona | Zona Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
3 668 18 08
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This 18th-century government building, which served as the headquarters of the Juarez administration in 1858, contains a number of the famous murals by Jose Clemente Orozco.
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Avenida Corona | Zona Centro, Guadalajara 44100, Mexico
3 668 18 08
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The state government building is home to an interesting museum on the history of the state (displays in Spanish only). But the highlights for me were the Orozco Murals that can be seen in various parts of the building - grand, impressive and emotive -...More

Thank SDRJvoy
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is just a great place to take a walk and take some nice pictures in a Historic area. Current construction is a bit distracting but it is still very nice.

Thank Glafiro Alonso V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is an historic place, a beautiful building and inside with Jose Clemente Orozco paints in the stairs and in the chambers. Really vale the worst to visit it.

Thank seasonedvisitor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At a glance, there is nothing particularly interesting about this building. It's seems like a typical city palace. However as you walk up the main stairs all of your attention is grabbed by a huge mural on the ceiling, a stunning, yet powerful painting about...More

Thank naomti
Reviewed 5 July 2017

While this is still a functioning city hall which provides permits, paperwork and business resolutions it is also a mini museum with Frescoes by José Clemente Orozco. and beautiful sculpture. Do not be deceived by the unassuming entryway. Go past the courtyard and upstairs and...More

Thank Pandora_is_Eve
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Once again two stunning murals by Orozco not to be missed in this gorgeous architectural landmark in the historic center of Guadalajara. The beauty of the exterior of this building is matched by the interior with courtyards and imposing rooms. We visited just before closing...More

Thank A C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We enjoyed our self tour here. It was a great visit here, with some art, history and architecture. Very easy to see, not to rigorous.

Thank Toots137
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Is literally a palace. Is great on the inside & outside. A few steps from cathedral church & is located in a great area of gardens (buildings, markets. ) magnificent !

Thank Karim S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A government building in the middle of the historic center. The building itself is beautiful but the grandeur of Orozco's Hidalgo mural is spectacular. And it's free.

Thank elizromo
Reviewed 6 April 2017

"Palacio de Gobierno" has plenty of architectural jewels, sculptures, and paintings, and two amazing murals from Jose Clemente Orozco, which inspire liberty and human equality to the world. Jose Clemente Orozco also created other murals in the "Hospicio Cabanas", within walking distance from the "Palacio...More

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