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Historic Center (Centro Historico)

Avenida Juarez 66, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
52-5-5121012
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The designated location of many of Mexico's older colonial structures.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Avenida Juarez 66, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to the historic center of Mexico City while in town for a wedding. The architecture is amazing. There is so much to see. I need to go back to see many of the things I missed.

Thank cbmbama
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Historical down town México City is a must. From some time now it has come to be a very nice place to wander around and enjoy. You'll find virtualy anything.

Thank arobleso
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place to go for a stroll and just wander through the streets and see the buildings and enjoy the shops and restaurants in the area. There is a lot to see and it is worth it to get a guide book or...More

Thank IRW1127
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Palacio National, the Metropolitan Church, and the Templo Mayor, and the Palacio de Bellas Artes. All of them are don't miss areas of cultural and historical interest.

Thank Greenburgh84
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mexico City's Historic Centre is a vibrant place in the heart of the city. It is home to landmarks dating back as far as the Aztecs. Beautiful architecture and many of the city's attractions are in this area.

Thank Lynn B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Prepared to be stunned by all the beautiful architecture. With so many historical buildings in the vicinity, you'll be able to spend the entire day walking around and soaking in the beauty. Especially recommend the big cathedral and Palacio de Belles Artes. If you go...More

Thank Erika L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stayed in Centro Historico, close to Zocalo. The area is vibrant, safe and interesting. Zocalo is a huge plaza surrounded by many beautiful old historic buildings - Cathedral, National Palace, Federal offices. There are often things happening in the square. And the historic temple...More

Thank Stormy75
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are few metropolitan areas in the world where so many sights are condensed in such a condensed space - whereever you look, history breathes. Start your visit at Zócalo.

Thank FoodMonsterTravels
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Centro Historico has a European vibe to be sure, but there's also a bit of Savannah meeting a Raymond Chandler novel. This area is great for people watching, dining (lots of hidden gems), and photography. I enjoyed staying here, but if you need quiet I'd...More

Thank cmb53703
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not miss the aztec ruins. Also, go under the street level to see them up close. Walk around the center and see and enjoy the native dancing and costumes.

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madhu140
23 March 2016|
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Response from Brenda D | Reviewed this property |
As Bob C noted above, it's easy to get into Central Mexico City by cab. You can't carry luggage on buses going to/from the airport. However, ONLY get a taxi at the airport that provides a SET rate and is licensed. These... More
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leena4417
12 September 2015|
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Response from hilda s | Reviewed this property |
sure! its on the nineth floor of a beautiful renovated building a few meters away of the Benito Juarez monument. it is furnished and ready to move in. the monthly rent is 1,000 dollars it has laundry machines, a gym and... More
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Mady H
1 March 2015|
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Response from Katie Beth G | Reviewed this property |
In the Centro: In the Zocalo, take the tour on top of the cathedral or Temple Mayor is pretty cool to walk through the layers of the pyramid. Inside Bellas Artes to see the Diego Rivera art and across the street the view... More
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