It was founded in 1577, making it the oldest pre-conquest settlement in northern Mexico.
Today, Saltillo is known for its cathedral, intellectuality, history, tilemaking, its pink marble architecture, and education.
People Born in Saltillo
Saltillo in People's Lives
Sam Houston: Eager to be buy property in the land outside this city, I was officially baptized as a Catholic in 1833, as Mexican law stipulated at that time that only Catholics could own property here.