The Temple of the Frescoes is considered to be one of the more popular sites in Tulum because of the architecture, and the paintings that cover the inner wall. It is thought to have been connected to some kind of religious observation in Tulum.
When you walk through the Tulum gates, this is the first structure that you see. It is a rectangular, palace style building. Owing to it's size, it is thought to have been the residence of a very important figure in Tulum.