Casa Grande de Tacoaleche

Guadalupe

Guadalupe Municipality houses one of the most emblematic buildings in southern Zacatecas, built in the late nineteenth century, the Casa Grande de Tacoaleche, also known as the house of 100 doors.

Of great historical and cultural value, the Casa Grande is the headquarters of the “Centro de Investigación y Experimentación en Arte Popular de Zacatecas” (CIEAPZ) ( Center for Research and Experimentation in Popular Art of Zacatecas), which is in charge of preserving and disseminating artisan work.

In addition to being able to admire its architecture, the site offers experiential tours, in which you can see up close the incredible work of the artisans. You will learn about the technique of weaving with a pedal and frame, you can also take the saddlery workshop and learn about the “charro” (Mexican traditional horseman) tradition of the region. At the Centro Platero (Silversmith’s Center) you will design your own piece of silver.

Undoubtedly, an unmissable visit to discover more about the traditions of this beautiful Magical Town.
Guadalupe Municipality houses one of the most emblematic buildings in southern Zacatecas, built in the late nineteenth century, the Casa Grande de Tacoaleche, also known as the house of 100 doors.

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Of great historical and cultural value, the Casa Grande is the headquarters of the “Centro de Investigación y Experimentación en Arte Popular de Zacatecas” (CIEAPZ) ( Center for Research and Experimentation in Popular Art of Zacatecas), which is in charge of preserving and disseminating artisan work.

In addition to being able to admire its architecture, the site offers experiential tours, in which you can see up close the incredible work of the artisans. You will learn about the technique of weaving with a pedal and frame, you can also take the saddlery workshop and learn about the “charro” (Mexican traditional horseman) tradition of the region. At the Centro Platero (Silversmith’s Center) you will design your own piece of silver.

Undoubtedly, an unmissable visit to discover more about the traditions of this beautiful Magical Town.

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