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Historic Center (Centro Historico)

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Address: Avenida Juarez 66, Mexico City 06000, Mexico
Phone Number: 52-5-5121012
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The designated location of many of Mexico's older colonial structures.

The designated location of many of Mexico's older colonial structures.

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a good spot to understand Mexico

Mexico and his history is melted with the Historic center. The old colonial buildings, the rich history under this edifications of a prehispanic time that refuse to be... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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alexandria, virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A perfect place for a picture. A monument along the walking path on Avenida Juarez. Keep on the path to other historical gorgeous buildings and to the Zocalo.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mexico and his history is melted with the Historic center. The old colonial buildings, the rich history under this edifications of a prehispanic time that refuse to be forgotten... The Historic center its simple a must in Mexico City

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Morelia, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This downtown is recognized for its importance in Latinamerica in the spanish period and its arquitecture gives testimony for that.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very busy city center, with interesting historical buildinds. Would recommend a city to learn about this historical and current government center.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a good place to know a lot from mexico city and it's history and pretty good to a tourist to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a beautiful area and a lovely place just to take a stroll. I liked this monument and admired its layout.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is pretty much where it all began folks! My family spent a week staying in the Centro Historico (Hilton Reforma) and loved every minute of it. It's a large, bustling and dynamic area which reflects all sides of the city. Rich, poor and everything in between. While my family and I felt safe every single minute there you do... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have no much time to visit Mexico City I recommend you to go straight to the historical center. In a small walking perimeter, you have Metropolitan Cathedral, Temple Mayor Museum, National Palace and other seven historical buildings, some of them interesting museums too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The historic center runs along Avenida Juarez and has the beautiful Parque Alemeda, which was filled with food vendors at one end, and the Palacio de Bellas Artes at the other end. The avenue has many stores across from the Alemeda, and is in a very busy part of this city. Our hotel was the Hotel Historico Central, about a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the whole of the center of Mexico City is to be viewed, for all its museums and statues lot of excellent food on offer

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This beautiful park was once the playground for the wealthiest families in the colonial era, and is now the perfect place where locals and visitors can spend a sunny weekend afternoon to relax or shop for souvenirs at the market. Kids can run around or grab a bite of cotton candy while teens and adults wander around admiring the charming gardens and the sculptures that adorn it. Once the heat rises, it may be time to visit one of the many cozy restaurants or cafés with its characteristic art nouveau facades to cool down and call it a day.