After the Spanish took over, Vasco de Quiroga worked to make Pátzcuaro the capital of the.
Pátzcuaro was the first capital of the Tarascos.
During this day also is an event called the "teruscan in which children run around town "stealing" ears of corn, squash and chayotes from the roofs of neighbors houses.
"Festival Cultural de la Muerte" Cultural Festival of Death.Weather Underground station imichoac7 External links edit.In the 16th century, the complex suffered major damage due to a fire."Templo y colegio de la Compania de Jesus" (in Spanish).6 Cobblestone streets dominate the center of town down to the lake."Los patios floridos de Pátzcuaro (Michoacán The flowered courtyards of Pátzcuaro (Michoacán) (in Spanish).Viceregal authorities then decided to change the capital to the recently founded Valladolid (today Morelia) in 1575.Ecclesiastical authorities moved the diocese and the College of San Nicolás, established by Vasco de Quiroga, to Valladolid as well.6 It has a Churrigueresque altar and on the west wall there is a small chapel dedicated to the Virgin of Dolores on a Baroque altarpiece.Business News Americas (in Spanish).8 Friday is market day, filling the walkways here with stalls with goods from various villages.1, contents, history edit, the only history available about the founding of Pátzcuaro comes from the.There are four other islands in the lake.1 7 While crafts can be seen for sale in all of the town, they are prominent in the Plaza.Later, power shifted to the Tzintzuntzan principality, becoming the new capital, leaving Pátzcuaro as the ceremonial center, and a retreat for the nobility.16 Behind the Casa mujeres casadas solas en quito de los Once Patios is the Pila de San Miguel.A b c amor en linea home and health d e f g h i j k l prostitutas san carlos "Pátzcuaro mágico y clásico" Magical and Classical Pátzcuaro.The town became a strategic point for taking the Michoacán capital.Today it houses the Gertrudis Bocanegra Library.Most fauna consists of small mammals and fish found in the lake.New Spain province of Michoacán, but after his death, the capital would be moved to nearby Valladolid (today.
12 It has two floors, a sober facade and the inner courtyard is surrounded with round arches and filled with flowers.
4 The courtyards and balconies are almost always filled with flowering plants, which is a tradition in Patzcuaro, with many homeowners sharing tips and plants with each other, sometimes even cross breeding a new variety of flower.
18 19 Day of the Dead edit Catrina figure bought in Pátzcuaro Pátzcuaro and the surrounding lake area have one of the best-known Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico.
Its attractions include its vegetation, traditional houses and cabins for visitors.