Things to do in Mexico City

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Thanks to its sheer number of incredible attractions, there's no room for boredom in Mexico Cityl. Learn about the country's most iconic artists, Fri... Read More

Thanks to its sheer number of incredible attractions, there's no room for boredom in Mexico Cityl. Learn about the country's most iconic artists, Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, at lesser-visited spots like Museo Anahuacalli, and head to the south of the city for an unforgettable float along the canals of Xochimilco or a visit to the University Museum of Contemporary Art (MUAC). Eat your way through the city with Eat Mexico food tours, or brave the tangled traffic on a two-wheeled ride with Mexico Bike Tour.

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    Bosque de Chapultepec

    It is often compared to New York's Central Park, but at more than 1,600 acres, Mexico City's Bosque Chapultepec is double in size and, some would argue,... Read More

  • Eat Mexico Food Tour in Mexico City Ana Tello/Eat Mexico
    Eat Mexico Food Tour

    Even visitors who consider themselves fluent in both the Spanish language and in Mexican food might find themselves scratching their heads when they sit... Read More

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    Lucha Libre at Arena México

    The neighborhood is a bit down on its heels, the venue is nothing special to look at, and the crowd can get raucous and rowdy, but none of that should... Read More

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    Mexico Bike Tour

    If it seems nuts to consider riding a bike in traffic-clogged Mexico City, it's worth noting that the city has had a bike share program since 2007 and... Read More

  • MUJAM Toy Museum in Mexico City Julie Schwietert Collazo
    Museo del Juguete Antiguo Mexicano

    Roberto Shimizu, Sr., a first-generation Japanese-Mexican, began collecting toys at an early age—and never stopped. The result is this endearing museum,... Read More

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    Museo Diego Rivera Anahuacalli

    Everyone enamored with the Diego Rivera-Frida Kahlo story tends to head to the Coyoacán neighborhood the couple called home to visit Casa Azul, the... Read More

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    Museo Universitario Arte Contemporáneo

    It's a bit of a hike to get to Ciudad Universitaria (University City), the campus of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), in southern... Read More

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    Xochimilco

    Xochimilco isn't Mexico City's most central neighborhood, but the effort to get there is worth it to float along the canals of on a trajinera (gondola... Read More

  • Zócalo Flag Ceremony in Mexico City Getty Images
    Zócalo Flag Ceremony

    The Zócalo—Mexico City's main square, ringed by a Cathedral, the National Palace, and other impressive stuctures—is an eyeful at any time of the day or... Read More

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