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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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I visit the D.F. I stop by to admire this place and eat if I'm hungry, this was my 3rd visit. The interior is beautiful and the place is always busy with patrons. The prices are very reasonable and the food is very...More

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Reviewed 1 week ago

With our guide we walked the Central District on our way to the National Palace. We stopped at the House of Tiles for a photo outside and some history. It was great to see this building with its rich history next to an art decco...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out specifically looking for this building, and didn't realize that the place we had just purchased chocolate from was it. There's no exhibit to view inside. You can just walk past it on your downtown travels is enough.

Thank Nicole A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This building is definitively beautiful. With its landmark hand painted tiles covering every inch of this edifice, it has a storied history in Mexico City.The food, however, is lackluster. I had the "Famous Enchiladas Suizas" but "infamous" would be a better descriptor.Three narrow enchiladas are...More

Thank aliciagedwards
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food in the restaurant was really disappointing and overpriced. The Maitre d' tried shuffling us (unsuccessfully) to a side room away from the main restaurant, and to be honest, I wished we hadn't stayed to eat. The building itself is stunning and worth visiting.

Thank Leesw8
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and historic building close to Torre Latinoamericana and Palacio de Bellas Artes. This building is owned by Sanborns and there is a restaurant and shopping inside. The food is Sanborns quality but the inside of the building is outstanding. There are two beautiful murals...More

Thank ViajeroNJ
Reviewed July 2, 2018

This building is very beautiful and very eye catching. The tiles are gorgeous and inside the building have so many murals. It was a department store and still is until today. Lovey place and must visit at centro historico.

Thank FennyGrochocki
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

My tour guide told me the history from This house was build from The richest man at that time. as you can see inside the house , its amazed me. The mural On the wall, the stairs, full blue tiles covered the building from Outside,

Thank Fonzpty
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This building is good for photographs from the outside. Inside it has a famous department store called "Sanborns". It has a nice restaurant. Nothing with a wow factor, but has good prices and good portions. If you dont dare to have traditional mexican dishes, start...More

Thank TravellingSerge
Reviewed April 17, 2018

The food is poor yet expensive - the quality is not good. Saggy oven cooked chips, poor quality meats etc. etc. The service is not great either. We gave up waiting and went to pay at the till at the end. In summary - if...More

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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
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