Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Mexico City

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Mexico City is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Mexico City a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Mexico City.

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Check the list of top places for art and culture in Mexico City:

  1. Muse De Templo Mayor

    #1 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Muse De Templo Mayor

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Outdoors, Ancient Ruin

    Address: Seminario 8, Centro Histórico, Cuauhtémoc, 06060 Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Muse De Templo Mayor - A temple of Museum in Mexico City, Mexico. This temple was discovered only recently, in the 1970’s when workmen digging closed to the Zocalo unearthed the Pyramid of Huitz...Read more

  2. Zocalo

    #2 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Zocalo

    Tags: Art And Culture, Walking Area, Historical Site, Entertainment

    Address: Juarez and 20 de Noviembre | Centro Histórico, Mexico City 06060, Mexico (Centro)

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Zócalo - Plaza in Mexico City, Mexico. One of the largest plazas in the world today, Zocalo was once an open space used for religious and spiritual ceremonies by the Aztec of the ancient c...Read more

  3. Palace Of Fine Arts

    #3 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Palace Of Fine Arts

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Theatre

    Address: Av Hidalgo 1, Centro Historico, Cuauhtemoc, 06050 Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Palace Of Fine Arts (Palacio de Bellas Artes) - Theatre in Mexico City, Mexico. Considered to be one of the world’s most beautiful buildings, the palace combines a theatre, a museum and a concer...Read more

  4. National Museum Of Anthropology

    #4 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    National Museum Of Anthropology

    Tags: Art And Culture, Exhibition , Specialty Museum

    Address: Av Paseo de la Reforma and Calzada Gandhi S / N, Polanco Chapultepec, Miguel Hidalgo, 11560 Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    National Museum Of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de Antropologia) - A Museum in Mexico City, Mexico. This is probably the second most visited destination in the city, and there’s nearly nothing b...Read more

  5. Basilica Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe

    #5 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Basilica Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site

    Address: Plaza de las Americas 1, Villa de Guadalupe, Gustavo A. Madero, 07050 Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Basilica Of Our Lady Of Guadalupe - A Roman Catholic Church, Basilica in Mexico City, Mexico. The legend goes that in a vision, the Virgin Mary bade peasant Juan Diego to have a church built in her na...Read more

  6. Museo De Soumaya

    #6 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Museo De Soumaya

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Sculpture

    Address: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra 303, Ampliación Granada, Miguel Hidalgo, 11529 Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, Mexico

    Timings: 10:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Museo De Soumaya - A Museum in Mexico City, Mexico. In India, a king built his beloved the TajMahal. A similar sentiment applied here when one of the world’s richest men, Carlos Slim Helu, commi...Read more

  7. Frida Kahlo Museum

    #7 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Frida Kahlo Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum

    Address: Londres 247, Del Carmen, Coyoacán, 04100 Ciudad de México, Distrito Federal, Mexic

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:45 pm Details

    Frida Kahlo Museum (Frida Kahlo Museo) - A Museum in Mexico City, Mexico. Also known as the Blue House, this was the home of famous Mexican artist Frida. The museum offers a deeply personal insight in...Read more

  8. Metropolitan Cathedral

    #8 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Metropolitan Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Avenida 16 de Septiembre | Colonia Centro, Mexico City 06010, Mexico

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Metropolitan Cathedral - A Cathedral in Mexico City, Mexico. Built across three centuries, this monumental church combines Renaissance, Baroque and Neoclassical elements. It’s one of the most im...Read more

  9. Museo De Arte Popular

    #9 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Museo De Arte Popular

    Tags: Art Museum

    Address: Revillagigedo 11, Centro, 06050 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    You will find the most varied kind of folk art at the Museo de Arte Popular. This museum displays have been arranged on three floors and each display is sure to catch your interest. The descriptions o...Read more

  10. Balam Art On Feathers

    #10 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Balam Art On Feathers

    Tags: Art Gallery

    Address: Calle 7 3, Espartaco, 04870 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Discover the fine technique of feather painting at Balam AronOn Feathers. They have a wide collection of the most intricate bird feather paintings, an art that has been transferred by ancient Mexican ...Read more

  11. Parroquia De San Pedro Apostol Cuajimalpa D.f.

    #11 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Parroquia De San Pedro Apostol Cuajimalpa D.f.

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Av Juárez S/N, Cuajimalpa, 05000 Cuajimalpa, CDMX, Mexico

    A visit to the Parroquia de San Pedro Apostol will give you the much-needed break from your hectic city life. It is one of the oldest churches of Cuajimalpa, and a lot of devotees visit this church. T...Read more

  12. Templo Mayor

    #12 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Templo Mayor

    Tags: Temple

    Address: Seminario 8, Centro, Cuauhtémoc, 06060 Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    To know thoroughly about the Aztec civilization in Mexico, the Templo Mayor will be undoubtedly the best spot to start as this is where the Aztecs saw the national emblem of Mexico. The post Classic M...Read more

  13. Rectoria De Santo Domingo De Guzman

    #13 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Rectoria De Santo Domingo De Guzman

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Belizario Dominguez s/n, Centro, 06000 Cuauhtemoc, CDMX, Mexico

    A visit to the Santo Domingo Church will give you a spiritual and a cultural experience. With its beautiful baroque style altarpieces and chapels, this church carries the legacy of 18th century Mexica...Read more

  14. Biblioteca Vasconcelos

    #14 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
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    Tags: Library, Architecture

    Address: Eje 1 Norte Mosqueta S/N, Cuauhtémoc, Buenavista, 06350 Ciudad de México, D.F., Mexico

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    If you are bibliophile, then Biblioteca Vasconcelos is an ideal place for you. The floating bookcases at once mesmerises the visitors. Even if you are not a book lover, you will like the interior whic...Read more

  15. Templo San Bernardo

    #15 of 35 Art and Cultural Attractions in Mexico City
    Templo San Bernardo

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Av. 20 de Noviembre 33, Centro Histórico, Centro, 06000 Ciudad de México, CDMX, Mexico

    The San Bernardo Temple or Church of San Bernardo is a convent complex which was consecrated in 1690. The exterior to the Iglesia boasts of the “discreet” baroque architecture with the por...Read more

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