Where to go at Hidalgo del Parral
The Tourist Guide of Hidalgo del Parral
Hidalgo del Parral is found in the state of Chihuahua, archeology, desert, wooded flora and impressive waterfalls are some of the tourist sites that the "Big State" has for you. Tour the majestic Copper Canyon on board the Chepe, dare to cross this imposing Canyon through one of its hanging bridges and relax with the crystal clear waters of Lake Arareko. To pamper your palate, how about a delicious mash or burritos. Go putting together your plan and book your Hotel to visit the "Big State" of Mexico.
San Jose Parish | Hidalgo del Parral
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San Jose Parish
This beautiful 17th century building is one of the most outstanding buildings in Parral. On its facade is a niche with the image of the patron saint of the church holding a child. Inside its style is baroque and has the peculiarity that in its presbytery are the remains of the founder of the town. Do not forget to walk in the gardens surrounding the church with its beautiful kiosk and raramuris selling handicrafts.
Mine the Prieta
It is basically this mine to which is owed the origin of Hidalgo del Parral, because during the seventeenth century to discover its veins, became the reason for the growth of the colonial city and the economic pillar of the town. For 345 years it remained open, finally closed due to water dripping onto the stones. Now a museum which aims to raise awareness of mining in the area for its great importance in the region.