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Best things to do in Mexico City

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Museum
“The National Museum of Anthropology is one of the most important museum sites in Mexico and America, designed to house and exhibit the archeological legacy of the peoples of Mesoamerica, as well as to account for the country's current ethnic diversity.”
454 locals recommend
Park
“This is a castle on top of a hill in the forest of Chapultepec, it offers great views of the city and there is a Mexican history museum inside.”
329 locals recommend
Art Museum
“****VERY IMPORTANT WARNING****. YOU SHOULD BUY ONLINE TICKETS AND WITH A LOT OF ANTICIPATION TO AVOID LOSING TIME IN LONG ROWS”
272 locals recommend
Park
“Nice place to take a walk, outdoor run. Must visit Tlaloc fountain and Chapultepec Castle”
306 locals recommend
Park
“Parque Mexico is also a beautiful park to wander around, filled with lush trees and promenades perfect for strolling. It’s always a hive of activity, especially at the weekends when you can catch live music and dancers practising their moves. ”
272 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“The Independence Monument or Column of Independence popularly known as El Ángel or El Ángel de la Independencia, is located in Mexico City, at the roundabout located at the confluence of Paseo de la Reforma, Tiber River and Florence.”
201 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Enorme colección privada de arte Europeo y Mexicano, desde arte virreinal hasta Dalí, Picasso, Tamayo. Abre todos los días, y lo mejor de todo es gratis. El exterior es muy atractivo. Huge private collection of european and mexican art, from antique art to Dali, Picasso, Tamayo among many other famous artists around the world. Best of all, it opnes every day and if free. The exterior reflects the light in beautiful ways, especially sunsets.”
156 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The Palace of Fine Arts of Mexico is the most important cultural center of the country and has been declared an artistic monument by UNESCO. It is, therefore, a building of great importance that has seen artists from the likes of Luciano Pavarotti pass through its stage. INSIDE THE DIEGO RIVERA MURALS ARE LOCATED”
173 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Great outdoor Mall for shopping, relaxing, fine restaurants for lunch and dinner ”
147 locals recommend
Museum
“Great contemporary arts museum! The cafeteria has a wonderful view of the Chapultepec Park... great fro breakfast at the park and then visiting the museum.”
140 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“The Monument to the Revolution is an architectural work and a mausoleum dedicated to the commemoration of the Mexican Revolution.”
125 locals recommend
Plaza
“One of the most iconic parks in Mexico City, right next to the Palacio de Bellas Artes. ”
105 locals recommend
Plaza
“All the best Mexican crafts reunited in one place, could you dream of it ? No kidding, the selection here is very good! ”
164 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Very close to Museo de Tamayo, opened in 1964, el Museo de Arte Moderno has one of largest and most well curated modern art collections in the world. Free entry on Sundays.”
94 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 1
“This National park is famous for gathering around museums, restaurants and historical buildings, a place you'd love to be in touch with nature! in the city.”
168 locals recommend
History Museum
“The Great Temple or Great Temple of Mexico is an enclosure that includes a series of constructions, buildings, towers and a patio, the physical space where they were located, surrounded by a wall that had doors that gave access to the main roads of the city. .”
105 locals recommend