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Guided Tour of Palaces & Historical Buildings of Mexico City

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Immerse yourself in Mexican culture and explore some of the nation's most captivating, historically significant buildings with a knowledgeable local guide on this walking tour.

Highlights

  • Travel through time and explore the essence of Mexico City with a professional guide, taking in some of its most renowned monuments and sites.

  • Uncover the beauty of Mexican art from its inception in the 1500s to the present day and understand why it's respected globally.

  • Marvel at the beautiful white marble murals of Palacio de Bellas Artes, which can be found on its highest floor.

  • Embark on a journey of discovery as you uncover the process behind crafting Mexican currency at the National Bank of Mexico.

  • Fun Fact: Mexico City is home to the only remaining monarchical castle in the continent of America.

Inclusions

  • Local professional guide

  • Entry to the National Museum of Arts

  • Entry to the National Bank of Mexico

  • Entry to the Postal Palace of Mexico City

  • Entry to Palace of Fine Arts

Exclusions

  • Transfers

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Traverse Mexico City and Uncover History

Mexico City has had a historical journey over the years. It was the ancient capital of the Aztec empire, and after the Spanish occupation, many cathedrals and buildings were built as historical landmarks of the city, remaining today as key points of Mexico City. During this tour, you will visit the most important highlights in CDMX. The National Museum of Art is proof of it, being the palace-house of Mexican artwork from the second half of the 16th century to the first part of the 20th century. It is located in the historic center of the city, where you can find other historical buildings of interest.

Museums, Palaces & Money

The National Bank of Mexico will give you an idea of the nation´s economy. Here was born the Mexican Peso, the national currency, and it´s where the economy starts circulating. Definitely, an imperial building full of offices and floors with a thousand stories to tell. Another building that you cannot miss is the Palacio de Correos de México, the Mexican post house. Also known as “Correo Mayor”, it offers multiple architectural styles from around the world and gold-plated details that will take your breath away. Finally, the Palacio de Bellas Artes, the main point in the artistic and cultural activities of the country. Is an outstanding building with beautiful murals made by famous Mexican artists, a bronze entrance, and grand white marble interiors. Don´t miss the opportunity to experience this historical journey over CDMX!”

Important Information

  • Please note that due to force majeure the National Museum of Art (MUNAL) may be inaccessible.

Timings

  • Tue, Thu, Fri: 9:50am
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at Palacio de Bellas Artes.

  • Address: Av. Juárez S/N, Centro Histórico de la Cdad. de México, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06050 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico.

  • Your guide will be waiting for you at the entrance of the Palacio de Bellas Artes.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Av. Juárez - López. It is a quick 3-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board buses 16A or Z1 to get you there.

By Subway Service

  • The closest subway station is Bellas Artes. It is a quick 3-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board subway services 2 or 8 to get you there.

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