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Address: Morelia, Mexico

Built as the Town Hall in the sixteenth century. A lovely French-style...

Built as the Town Hall in the sixteenth century. A lovely French-style facade was added in 1885.

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Exhibit of photos of Mexican Revolution circa 1910-1915 is astounding

Temporary exhibit, ends 17 Feb., on second floor. Not advertised around town. Go if interested in black and white photography and/ or Mexican history ...

Reviewed 8 January 2017
Vancouver, Canada
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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Temporary exhibit, ends 17 Feb., on second floor. Not advertised around town. Go if interested in black and white photography and/ or Mexican history ...

Thank j0npetrie
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Oh so many beautiful buildings to visit in Morelia’s historical center! The stunning Cardenas mural on the grand stairway is reminiscent of the Orozco in Guadaljara’s Palace. Also, we really enjoyed the current display of photos of urban Mexico of the early Twentieth Century. Staff were knowledgeable and helpful.

1 Thank AlexFamily
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 693 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

There are so many grand buildings in the centro historico of Morelia. This one is just off the large plaza next to the cathedral. It was originally the city hall but must have been converted into some kind of Justice building later on. Today might might strike you as closed since there is a gate at the entrance but you... More 

1 Thank unclelouie
Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2013

from a student of Diego Rivera - 2 stories!! stupendous in scale and bold colors. It is breathtaking as an image of the revolutionary zeal.

Thank ingafw
Penticton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Morelia is full of wonderful buildings. The Palace of Justice is another fine example of fine architecture.

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Nanaimo, Canada
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2012

Interesting architectural and historical building in the centre of the old quarter. Inside are paintings of Jose Maria Morelos depicting his struggles during the war of Independence.

Thank BC_HowLin
Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2012

I recommend swing by and taking a picture of it. It is brand new and very nice for Mexican standerds.

Thank Dougzihua

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