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House of Tiles (Casa de los Azulejos)

Francisco I. Madero 4 | Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06500 Ciudad de México, Mexico
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This beautiful 16th-century house is covered with tiles, a symbol of success in the colonial era.
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Francisco I. Madero 4 | Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06500 Ciudad de México, Mexico
Centro Historico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The two facades of this building are decorated with old decorative tiles. It is worth a visit but please note that the inside is filled with commercial outlets, so you only have to see it from the street. Do not miss

Thank Pierre B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I find this building iconic, and beautiful to see. However do not attempt to eat at the restaurant, and not to mention the store that is there is horrible.

Thank josyz
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The restaurant is an average Sanborns with good customer service. What really steals your attention is the arquitecture and the history behind this building.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Do not miss this very interesting large building. The outside is covered in tiles, the inside is now a department store.

Thank Vera D
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This Place is really cool, relax in the restaurant with good food and enjoy the Awesome Interior of the building. We walked from Metropolitan Cathedral to this place, the Street experience is Awesome. Next to his building there is iStore where we experience the hands-on...More

Thank King4Kings
Reviewed 16 September 2017

The casa de los azulejos is a must-see in Mexico City. It's unusual exterior design is surmounted even by the interior with the dazzling café and impressive staircase.

Thank kr0elle
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Once a Palace the "Cas de los Azulejos" is now home to a Sanborns, which is a dinner/shop. It is a decent place to have a coffee or just a nice place to have a walk around as they have conserved a lot of the...More

1  Thank SaskiaJoosse
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I can't take photos enough of this building!. There are so much to see the inside as well as the outside.

1  Thank queenym
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The food and service was average. However, the building is beautiful. I would suggest skipping a meal here and just walking upstairs to see the mural and the beautiful tile work throughout.

1  Thank jenn3284
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This curious building made of primarily blue tiles on the outside and very colourful hand crafted tiles on the roof,walls and staircase inside ,is close to the Bella Artes and postal museum. It houses a restaurant Sanborn. The ceiling is high and there are beautiful...More

Thank Baarish
Centro Historico
The beating heart of the city lies within Centro
Histórico, the vast expanse of historical buildings
and monuments that are a must when exploring Mexico
City. Places such as the Museo Biblioteca Palacio
Postal, Casa de los Azulejos and Palacio de Bellas
Artes are the perfect eye candy for anyone seeking to
admire arts and architecture. Don't forget to visit
the wide variety of markets and plazas where any
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Nichola M
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