The palace is considered to be one of the best masterpieces of arquitecture from the XVIII century. It gives the visitor a frightening glimpse of the brutality of the Inquisitions. You will see first-hand the torture devices that were used. If you like history, you'll love this. Especially interesting is a list of questions used to determine whether or not one was a witch. You will learn a lot about Cartagena's history during the colonial persecution in hands of the catholic church.