Centro Cultural del México Contemporáneo
Plaza Santo Domingo
Smaller and less hectic than the nearby Zócalo, this plaza has long served as a base for scribes and printers. Descendants of those who...
Secretaría de Educación Pública
The two front courtyards (on the opposite side of the building from the entrance off Plaza Santo Domingo) here are lined with 120 fresco...
Centro Cultural de España
Always has a variety of cutting-edge art exhibitions going on. In the basement you'll find the Museo de Sitio , an interesting museum...
One of Mexico City’s two wrestling venues, the Arena Coliseo , is taken over by a circus atmosphere each week, with flamboyant...
Hostería de Santo Domingo
Whipping up classic Mexican fare since 1860, Mexico City's oldest restaurant has a festive atmosphere, enhanced by live piano music. The...
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Centro Cultural del México Contemporáneo information
Flanking the Iglesia de Santo Domingo’s west wall is the Centro Cultural del México Contemporáneo , formerly a Dominican convent in the late 16th century. Today a modern cultural center occupies the property. A dozen tall palms rise to the courtyard’s ceiling.