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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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Lots to see. Good for wandering.

Lots to see. Good for wandering. Might be loud as a home base for lodging but many national/city treasures are nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Lots to see. Good for wandering. Might be loud as a home base for lodging but many national/city treasures are nearby.

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My wife and I stayed here for a week and got to see a lot of great historical places, museums, tours, restaurants, local shopping and we want to go back again soon! (by the way, you can see security all over the place 24/7)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Alameda (actually avenida Juarez) is a beautiful avenue and that connects you to the Center of Mexico City. There are lot of attractions to see, you can people watch as you sip your coffee, or shop, or just stroll around.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The historic area of Mexico City is worth a visit for sure, so much to see and do, the park and the people, so many shops etc, the center is full of events and space for relaxing in a city of 25 million people, if you can imagine this, it is well kept and clean, also very secure.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Downtown (Centro Historico) is great. The architecture is wonderful. The streets are beautiful - a must see part of Mexico

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Some nice buildings. Good walking around for a while. Nothing to write poetry about. It is impressive however how they manage to keep the city so clean with all the wild chaos out there

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place and enjoyed the park in the afternoon after our visit to the Museum Bellas Artes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the Cathedral to the many gorgeous buildings in the historic centre. This place has bags of character and soul. A must visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing place, so much history, great place to people watch, lots of activity and things to do. The architecture all around is amazing and I loved being here every minute.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Hemiciclo a Juarez and it was quite an extraordinary experience. About a block away there are dozens of kiosks selling anything from food, handmade dresses, quilts, hats, and local drinks. Across the street from Plaza Alameda and about 1.5 miles away from the US Embassy off Paseo La Reforma

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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 vintage item, handicrafts and jewelry characteristic of each state in Mexico can be found on Sundays. Admire majestic views of the city from the Monumento a la Revolución and Torre Latinoamericana, and round out the experience with restaurants of all cuisines nearby.