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Chapultepec Castle

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Chapultepec Castle Ticket with Skip-the-Line Admission
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This 18th-century palace, known for its impressive gardens, served as the home of the Mexican President until 1939 and now houses the famous Museo Nacional de Historia.
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| on top of Chapultepec Hill, Mexico City 11100, Mexico
+52 55 4040 5215
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A castle in Mexico! This was a pleasant surprise for us for various reasons. First, the castle sits in the beautiful Chapultepec Park and on a Saturday morning, the crowds were just starting to form. So go early and also be prepared to climb the...More

Thank DavidTAC
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had to pay to enter on a Sunday when Mexicans (their words) did not. How was this presented to me? It was on a handwritten sign that Mexicans didn't need a ticket and foreigners had to pay. Never again.

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visiting the home of the Mexican royal family of Maximillion I and the home of at least 2 `Mexican presidents was a treat and I would recommend this palace to anyone as a must see attraction in Mexico City. As Alan added bonus it also...More

Thank colpro
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I visited Castillo de Chapultepec just last weekend, and I was blown away! Everything around this gem is a site worth seeing! I believe the park surrounding the Castle is considered the “Central Park” of Mexico, and aside from the beautiful trails leading to the...More

Thank Sherry F
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed visiting the Castle and the Palace on the inside. The museum did a great job of explaining the Castle's history and Mexico City history, too. My sister is a teacher and got in free with her teacher ID. We both speak Spanish, so...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great way to spend an hour or two. Small fee to enter and you can explore at your own pace. Loved sitting in the gardens, lovely view of the area.

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coming here was on my wife's list of things to do and me being a history buff made it a lot easier to say yes. The walk can be a little much for some as it is a walk up hill but it is manageable....More

Thank christian m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazing museum you gotta visit while you stay in Mexico City. It offers a vast variety of wall paints by famous Mexican painters, a vast collection of royal jewelry, Royal antiques and a vast variety of Royal pottery. It offers not only...More

Thank EmanuelMEXCY
Reviewed 1 week ago

Should be in your Top 5 places to visit in CDMX, could be a 2 hour fast visit or take 4 hours with more details

Thank MG2006
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely castle to visit in the morning within the first hour of it opening as the line to enter grows exponentially. A few things to note: 1) The climb to get to the entrance takes about 15 minutes. The incline up the hill isn't too...More

Thank Tina M
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Ingrid P
December 20, 2017|
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Response from spoiledgirl00 | Reviewed this property |
If you have your smartphone, just type on Google.maps " Chapultepec Castle" or take Uber. Uber is very cheap, but they charge a fee to contact this service. If you staying close to Reforma o Polanco is very close to... More
Rosa C
November 13, 2017|
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Response from Eugenio G | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know sorry. Please check at their website
Brooke S
October 25, 2017|
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Response from valentemrs | Reviewed this property |
Good morning Brooke S. Monday the 4th of December, the museum is closed. Regards. VS