Capital of the state of the same name, it emerged in the sixteenth century when rich veins of gold and silver were found in the subsoil. Thus, the city grew around this activity and became the most important mining center of the Colony.
During the War of Independence, this city played a decisive role, along with neighboring towns such as Dolores Hidalgo. Guanajuato became the capital of the country in early 1858, during the first presidential term of Benito Juarez.
The city of Guanajuato is one of the most beautiful cities in Mexico.
Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988, the city of Guanajuato is one of the most beautiful cities in Mexico. Walk the streets of its Historic Center and admire its incredible colonial and nineteenth-century architecture.
In addition to the above mentioned amenities, Casa Refugio offers you the following additional benefits to make your stay with us even more pleasant.
Get to know the best of Guanajuato by visiting tourist sites with a lot of history.