Casa de los Azulejos
Past the pedestrian corridor Gante stands the amazing Casa de los Azulejos. Dating from 1596, it was built for the Condes (Counts) del...
Templo de San Francisco
The Templo de San Francisco is a remnant of the vast Franciscan monastery erected in the early 16th century over the site of Moctezuma’s...
Palacio de Iturbide
Built for colonial nobility, in 1821 this became the residence of General Agustín Iturbide, a Mexican independence hero who was...
Bar La Ópera
With booths of dark walnut and an ornate copper-colored ceiling (said to have been punctured by Pancho Villa’s bullet), this...
Librería Madero information
Mexican history, art and architecture, including many secondhand titles.