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Patzcuaro - a journey to the heart of knowledge of New Spain

Pátzcuaro  was an unprecedented center of knowledge in New Spain and visitors can still confirm this by visiting the Ancient College of San Nicolas Obispo , founded in 1540 and the Old Jesuit College Cultural Center in 1585. Both  areas  are located a short distance from our Hotel Mansion Iturbe and  are,  without a doubt ,  two of the must-see places in  Patzcuaro . The Ancient College of San Nicolas in Patzcuaro, Michoacan On your next tour through our Magical Town, let your imagination take you back to the XVI century, when  Patzcuaro  was a bustling educational center, imagine the cobblestone streets full of students eager to learn , w here Indians and Spaniards shared their knowledge and traditions. Let your imagination guide you and discover the cultural and intellectual richness that this magical town  holds . You will see  Patzcuaro  with a different vision. But what caused  Patzcuaro  to flourish as an important center of knowledge during colonial times? The crea