The formidable compound now known as ‘The Citadel’ started off as a tobacco factory in the late 18th century, though it’s best known as...
Biblioteca de México José Vasconcelos
The formidable compound now known as ‘The Citadel’ is home to the Biblioteca de México José Vasconcelos, with holdings of over 500,000...
Centro de la Imagen
The Centro de la Imagen is the city’s photography museum. The innovatively designed space stages compelling exhibitions, often focusing...
Behind the graffiti-scrawled facade is Mexico City’s premier indie-rock club. A suitably dark, seatless space, the Alicia stages mostly...
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Arena México information
One of Mexico City’s two wrestling venues, the 17,000-seat Arena México is taken over by a circus atmosphere each week, with flamboyant luchadores (wrestlers) such as Místico and Super Porky going at each other in tag teams or one-on-one. There are three or four bouts, building up to the headline match. Also check out the smaller Arena Coliseo .