Museo Casa del Risco
Plaza San Jacinto
Every Saturday the Bazar Sábado brings masses of color and crowds of people to this square, 500m west of Avenida Insurgentes Museo Casa...
Museo de El Carmen
A storehouse of magnificent sacred art in a former school run by the Carmelite order. The collection includes oils by Mexican master...
This restaurant-cantina has been drawing Mexican celebrities since 1931, as evidenced by the stars’ photos on the walls. On Friday and...
Fonda San Ángel
On Saturday and Sunday, this attractive restaurant by the plaza does an abundant breakfast buffet with all kinds of egg dishes, pastries...
Museo Casa del Risco information
Lonely Planet review
Midway along the plaza’s north side – look for the elaborate fountain inside the courtyard. The fountain is a mad mosaic of Talavera tile and Chinese porcelain. Upstairs is a treasure trove of Mexican baroque and medieval European paintings.
About 50m west of the plaza is the 16th-century Iglesia de San Jacinto and its peaceful gardens.