Yuriria is a small town in the southern part of the state of Guanajuato with a population of about 22,000 in the city and another 50,000 in the surrounding areas.
One of the principal attractions for tourists in Yuriria is the Ex-Convento San Augustin. It was built by the Augustine Order in the 1550’s to serve an estimated 6000 baptised indigenous people. It is built in the Plateresque style and towers over the town.
You can spend a couple of enjoyable hours visiting the museum and enjoying the grounds.
Map Yuriria Guanajuato
Location: Plazuela Juárez, Yuriria in the main plaza
Hours: Tuesday to Sunday 10:00am to 5:30pm
Cost: Adults $39 pesos, children under 12 free
Phone: 01 (445) 168-2036