Centro de la Imagen
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...
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...
Owned by wrestler Super Astro, this torta joint features a shrine to lucha libre (Mexican wrestling) masks. The mother of all tortas, ...
Plaza de la Ciudadela 2 · interesting places nearby
Centro de la Imagen information
The Centro de la Imagen is the city’s photography museum. The innovatively designed space stages compelling exhibitions, often focusing on documentary views of Mexican life.