Mercado de la Merced
Templo de la Santísima Trinidad
The profusion of ornamental sculpture on the facade – including ghostly busts of the 12 apostles and a representation of Christ with his...
Museo de la Ciudad de México
Formerly a palace of the Counts of Santiago de Calimaya, this 18th-century baroque edifice now houses a museum with exhibits focusing on...
Museo José Luis Cuevas
This museum showcases the works of artist Cuevas, a leader of the 1950s Ruptura movement, which broke with the politicized art of the...
Pre-Hispanic fare is the specialty of this cantina-style restaurant. Sample maguey (agave) worms, chapulines (grasshoppers) and...
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Lonely Planet review
This occupies four whole blocks dedicated to the buying and selling of daily needs, with photogenic food displays.