Visit Arteaga, a letup in the middle of the desert
LEARN ITS HISTORY
Take a leisurely walk through the city’s downtown where you’ll discover the Plaza de Armas where Santa Anna´s army gathered before the battle against the Texans.
Continue to the Government Palace, home to important murals that tell stories about the founding and history of Coahuila
Admire the impressive Baroque and Churrigueresque-style of the Santiago Cathedral. Observe the detail of the multiple oils paintings of the viceregal period as well as the Solomonic columns finished with the shell of the Apostle Santiago.
BE A PART OF ITS CULTURE
Wonder at the Ateneo Fuente, an icon of Saltillo’s cultural life and the oldest higher education institution in the state.
Visit the Museo del Desierto (Desert Museum) and be amazed by the fossils dating back 400 million years. Discover Mexico‘s unique Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil, standing more than 10 feet high and 36 feet long.
TASTE ITS FOOD
Be delighted by dishes including barbacoa de cabeza, menudo rojo and carne con chile, each accompanied by traditional flour tortillas of the Northern Mexico.
Discover what Mexico sounds like and travel the most beautiful corners of our country through its beat