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Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico's Founding Father.

The history contained in this cell is just amazing. In here, Father Hidalgo was kept, a prisoner... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sonia E
The place where Father Hidalgo spent his last days.

The history tells us that the Dungeon was kept by orders of former President Benito Juárez; since... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Sonia E
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“Miguel Hidalgo, Mexico's Founding Father.”
10 Apr 2017
“The place where Father Hidalgo spent his last days.”
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Historic site where Padre Miguel Hidalgo, the father of Mexican independence, was imprisoned by Spanish Royalists before his execution.
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Palacio Federal | Av. Juarez at Guerrero, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The history contained in this cell is just amazing. In here, Father Hidalgo was kept, a prisoner for over two months. He meets his destiny before a firing squad after facing trial accused of Conspiracy against the Spanish Kingdom. He started the Mexican Independence movement...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sonia E
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The history tells us that the Dungeon was kept by orders of former President Benito Juárez; since then, and over the centuries, regardless of the building's modifications and restorations,the place is still being kept as untouched as it was back in 1811. Father Hidalgo began...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

Very nice romantic place, nice walk at evening time. You can hear music everywhere at the square which comes from underneath the trees...

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 2 February 2006

It was awesome! I went like 2 months ago and liked it. Its a part of history and i admire that they put a museum about Hidalgo.

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