The coloring of the houses in their fronts and the brightness is due to an ancient and classic tradition that adorned the city. Back in the early years of the twentieth century, productions of colored sockets were made in the Guatapé region, which were placed in the houses as ornaments.
The history of the indigenous traditions and Antioquia colonization that have been portrayed in these sockets. The Street of the Memories is the best demonstration of this history.