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Guanajuato City

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Guanajuato City
© Suzanne Barbezat
Guanajuato City is the capital of the state of the same name. It has approximately 80 thousand inhabitants and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It was a silver mining town and played an important role during Mexico's war of Independence. Guanajuato has beautiful examples of baroque and neoclassical architecture.

One of Guanajuato's popular attractions is the Guanajuato mummy museum.

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