Get to know the main attractions Antigua Guatemala has for you and your family,
You can find handmade products representative of various places in Guatemala, a whole palette of colors in textiles, paintings, objects in wood, clay, among others.
Here you can find a comparative sample of the weapons used by Spaniards and Indians at the time of the cultural interlace of the sixteenth century.
With great architectural beauty for been the seat of the University of San Carlos de Borromeo, you can admire in its corridors and rooms decorated with paintings, furniture, sculptures from the 16th to the 18th century.
A cultural route by several installed museums in which it was the Santo Domingo temple/convent and the Greater School of Santo Tomás de Aquino. Museum of Pre-Columbian Art and Modern Glass, Museum of Colonial Art, Archaeological Museum, Museum of Silverware, Museum of Popular Arts and Crafts of Sacatepequez and gardens.
An Archiepiscopal Palace with an architecture of the XVI century; has corridors, gardens, cloister major and minor, today home of the Sisters of Bethania that has paintings and sculptures of that time as well as a room with representative samples of the village handicrafts.
It has three museums: Casa K'ojom with Mayan instruments; Coffee Museum with the history of this grain and the description of the process; Rincón Sacatepequez with exhibition of typical costumes and crafts.
From the Jesuit Order it was College and Temple in the sixteenth and seventeenth century, in 1992 the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation (AECID) began the restoration and opened a school: Training Center of Spanish Cooperation where today they carry different cultural activities