Great area to walk around, lots of interesting buildings and churches. Nice to see a centre where locals are enjoying their city not just tourists.
About Historic Center (Centro Historico)
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Centro Historico is the central neighborhood in Mexico City. It is focused on Zocalo which is the largest plaza in Latin America. It can hold up to nearly 100,000 people. Unfortunately many buildings need renovation. So big country and city should more take care of its heart.
Historic Center of Mexico City is a must. As a tourist this should be one of the main reasons for travel. The Historic Center is a UNESCO site and for good reason. One thing, it is huge! You can spend your whole trip here visiting...More
This is where much of Mexico's historical pulse can be felt. The area includes such important sites as the National Palace, the Zocala (Plaza Constitucion), Metropolitan Cathedral, Templo Mayor, major museums including that of Diego Rivera (world reknowned artist/muralist), and borders the Alameda Central park...More
After we finished touring the Ballet Folklorico de Mexico building, we headed on to the park adjacent to the building. We walked all around the park in awe of the statues and the number of sitting areas. After taking many pictures and soaking in the...More
We walked this area on a gorgeous January afternoon. Plenty to see and the central Plaza is as big as I have seen on any continent. There are markets galore - food, souvenirs, etc. Excavated native buildings are central to the area and leave you...More