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Palacio Nacional

6 Calle and 7 Ave., Guatemala City, Guatemala
+502 2232 8550
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The elaborate interior of this former presidential palace houses paintings and sculptures by famous Guatemalan artists.
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6 Calle and 7 Ave., Guatemala City, Guatemala
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+502 2232 8550
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"national palace"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 8 reviews
"spanish speaking tour"
in 2 reviews
"guided tour"
in 5 reviews
"the main square"
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"great history"
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"guacamole"
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"architectural details"
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"works of art"
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"central park"
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"modern art"
in 3 reviews
"government"
in 13 reviews
"murals"
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"president"
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"culture"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best of the Palacio Nacional is the building itself, arrange a proper tour with your guide or a local agency. The Plaza Mayor is right across from it and you'll be able to stroll to 6a. Avenida, the walk only avenue downtown, full of...More

Thank zmix
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

The success of these tours depends on who you get as your tour guide. Ours was a man who'd name I did not get , but spoke in such a rapid-fire monotone in Spanish that it was impossible to understand much. In terms of history-...More

Thank painter04646
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Excellent and interesting tour. Learned a great deal about history, culture, and was well worth the visit.

Thank pjlm2015
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We Just invited to this special building made in 1944 i think. The ceremony was nice and we were with the president of the country. This place was made from a special kind of rock, green colored. The rooms are wonderful and the paintings and...More

Thank Sierrita
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Even though the tour book I had indicated it was open daily. The exterior is worth a look see. On the other corner from the Cathedral.

1  Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Imagine my pleasure when people tell me not to go because "it's just a a capital city" and I can see this beautiful government building! Hosts a stunning mix of architectural styles. The tour is nice if you understand Spanish. It's located right on the...More

1  Thank Kayareque
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Great tour visit. Had a chance to learn quite a bit of history about guatemala and its amazing palacio nacional.

Thank Edward F
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Everyone says Guatemala is dangerous and should be avoided. I coudn´t disagree more. We visited during their Independence month, and all I saw were families enjoying their history, weather and food. Great place to shop, eat and just enjoy beautiful Guate.

Thank TravelGIrl3122
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Impressive Government Palace in Guatemala City, monumental construction and design, beautiful facade and historical place. A hidden historical gem in this beautiful city.

Thank Francisco A
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

The architecture in this building is amazing and the history that this place holds is just great. I recommend you stop by for a little history of Guatemala.

Thank Lisa R
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ryanshm
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Response from painter04646 | Reviewed this property |
I am disabled as well. This place is not accessible despite what the guildes say
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