The Tribunal del Santo Oficio (Tribunal of the Holy Office) was housed here during the time of the Viceroyalty. The tunnels, ... More
Museo del Congreso y Antiguo Tribunal de la Inquisición
The Tribunal del Santo Oficio (Tribunal of the Holy Office) was housed here during the time of the Viceroyalty. The tunnels, secret rooms, torture chambers and underground prisons that held the persecuted, are testimonials to that period of Catholic history known as the Inquisition. The son of a Spanish conquistador, Nicolás de Rivera, originally owned this property in the 17th Century. The chapel is well worth seeing for its ornate ceiling.
Located in the old historical center of the city, in what were once the confines of the Sexta Inspección police
department, this museum displays the history of the local police and security forces. The permanent collection covers the period ...
The Museum of Science and Technology is one of the latest attractions which Las Palmas has to offer its citizens
and visitors. The building consists of four floors, each of them representing a theme. Even though there are panels ...
This excellent example of baroque colonial architecture is comprised of the Convent of San Francisco, and the Capilla de la
Soledad y del Milagro (Chapel of Solitude and of the Miracle), which has a neo classical facade. Dating from ...