It has not stopped growing as an industrial municipality. At the same time, it preserves traditions as old as the Spanish conquest itself. In its territory, limestone abounds, which is why the artisans have made the quarry the material of their artistic expressions.
This municipality of the south of the state of Querétaro houses in its valleys and expansive extensions impressive haciendas that were important part of the wealth that generated and distributed the Camino Real de Tierra Adentro.
Some of the most beautiful haciendas that are in this territory are the ex-hacienda of Escolásticas, San Cirilo, La Lira and El Sauz, in themselves, thistorical personalities.