Viveros de Coyoacán
Plaza Santa Catarina
About a block south of Coyoacán's nursery is Plaza Santa Catarina, with the modest, mustard-colored church that gives the square its...
Centro Cultural Jesús Reyes Heroles
The Centro Cultural Jesús Reyes Heroles is a colonial estate hosting art and book presentations. Take a wander round the grounds, where...
Café El Jarocho
Super Tacos Chupacabras
Named after Mexico's mythical ‘goat sucker’ (a vampire-like creature), this famous taquería under a freeway overpass slings wonderful...
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Viveros de Coyoacán information
A pleasant approach to Coyoacán’s central plazas is via the Viveros de Coyoacán, the principal nurseries for Mexico City’s parks and gardens. The 390-sq-km swath of greenery, 1km west of central Coyoacán, is popular with joggers and great for a stroll, but watch out for belligerent squirrels!
From metro Viveros, walk south (right, as you face the fence) along Avenida Universidad and take the first left, Avenida Progreso