Mexico City Things to Do

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  • 26. Monumento a la Revolucion

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This art-déco monument dedicated to the Mexican Revolution, is in the Plaza de la República, where the Museo Nacional de la Revolución is also located. The building was actually commissioned by...

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  • 27. Museo de Arte Moderno

    4 out of 5 stars

    The building which holds this museum itself is part of the collection, as it was built on purpose. Its architects, Teodoro Gonzalez de Leon and Abraham Zabludovsky, were awarded the National Art Prize...

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  • 28. Museo Nacional de Arte - MUNAL

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Mexico City Museo Nacional de Arte has a fascinating collection and instantly became one of my favourite art museums. The grand staircase and the ceiling frescoes are alone worth the entry fee;...

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  • 29. Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This former Jesuit monastery in the vicinity of Zocalo square hosts various temporary exhibitions and is also famous for remarkable "murales" (educative frescoes) by various Mexican artists like...

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  • 30. Museo Leon Trotsky

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    A few blocks away from the Blue House is the Casa/Museo Leon Trotsky, the house where the Russian revolutionary lived in exile before he was murdered by Ramon Mercader, a Stalinist. Leon Trotsky...

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  • 31. Museo Archeologico

    The Archeological Museum, located in the northeastern part of the Bosque de Chapultepec park, is an excellent place to spend an afternoon. There is also a good restaurant on the premises with decent...

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  • 32. Museo Franz Mayer

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The bulding was built during the XVI century, and after 400 years it was a hospital convent. Nowadays shows one of the most important collections of apply arts: shows, music, teather, literature,...

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  • 33. Centro Historico

    La Cuidad de Mexico (Mex. City) is one of the most enigmatic places on earth...it is one of the oldest, highest (above average sea level) cities and the largest city on the North American...

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  • 34. Palacio de Bellas Artes

    If asked what the most beautiful building in Mexico is, the Palacio Bellas Artes - next to Alameda Park - would probably win hands down. This neo-classical building, built around 1900, is a cultural...

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  • 35. Iglesia de Santo Domingo

    The original complex of the Church and Convent of Santo Domingo consisted of several buildings: the two-story novitiate, the main convent building - with the same number of stories ? and the church....

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  • 36. Secretaria de Educacion Publica

    5 out of 5 stars

    This building that today serves as the National Department of Education was built as a convent in 17th century. Today its attraction besides its ornate colonial era architecture are the murals painted...

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  • 37. Museo Dolores Olmedo Patino

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This museum houses Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera's work which was donated by Dolores Olmedo Patino as it was her private art collection. During the end of the year there is a Day of the dead...

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  • 38. Monumento a Cuauhtemoc

    On December 5, 1520 Cuauhtemoc became the tlatoani of Tenochtitlan and defended the city against both the Spaniards and their allies until the final battle in Tlatelolco on august 13, 1521. This young...

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  • 39. Iglesia de la Santa Veracruz

    Iglesia de la Santa Veracruz is yet another fine example of Mexican churches from the 18th century with maroon-coloured bricks and a red dome. It is located in the Bellas Artes area not far from el...

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  • 40. Museo del Templo Mayor

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    There is an excavated area right behind the cathedral with what remains of the main temple in the Aztecs' Tenochtitlan. Next to it there is a museum with displays on history of the Aztec religion and...

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  • 41. El Caballito

    This yellow abstract Torree El Caballito is suppose to be a horse head representing equestrian done by sculptor Sebastian. Located in the middle of the road at Almeda Central. The damaged former...

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  • 42. Plaza Santo Domingo

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    I'm setting up this page in geographical order, so if you've been reading each tip so far we've been exploring the area right around the Zocalo. If you head a few blocks north of the Zocalo, you'll...

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  • 43. Aztec Calendar Stone

    The famous Aztec calendar stone (Piedra del Sol) is the main exhibit in the museum. It is a large monolithic sculpture that was excavated in the Zócalo in 1790. It was discovered whilst Mexico City...

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  • 44. Museo Nacional de las Culturas

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The Museo Nacional de las Culturas is unique in Latin America because of its permanent exhibition of archeological and ethnological collections of foreign cultures. It is also unique in the world,...

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  • 45. Colonia Roma

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  • 46. Calle Moneda

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  • 47. Monumento de Colon

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