Biblioteca de México José Vasconcelos
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...
Centro de la Imagen
The Centro de la Imagen is the city’s photography museum. The innovatively designed space stages compelling exhibitions, often focusing...
Museo de Arte Popular
A major showcase for folk art. Contemporary crafts are thematically displayed from all over Mexico, including carnival masks from...
Café La Habana
This grand coffeehouse is a traditional haunt for writers and journalists, who linger for hours over a café americano . Legend has it...
Good Japanese, Thai and Vietnamese food like this is rare in the centro . Equally so, this cafe/restaurant/gift shop's cool...
Plaza de la Ciudadela 4 · interesting places nearby
Biblioteca de México José Vasconcelos information
The formidable compound now known as ‘The Citadel’ is home to the Biblioteca de México José Vasconcelos, with holdings of over 500,000 volumes and an extensive maps collection. The central halls are given over to art exhibits.