Mexico City’s Air Quality

Screenshot Rolling coverage of air quality in Mexico City (Cobertura continua de la calidad del aire en la Ciudad de México) Key Links aire.cdmx.gob.mx @Aire_CDMX Tweets by Aire_CDMX Embedded Tweets (May 2019) Ciudad de México, hoy a las 4pm. pic.twitter.com/VTIdj4STRd — Santiago Arau (@Santiago_Arau) May 13, 2019 For four straight days, the Mexico City has …

Mexico City’s National Anthropology Museum

Photo: Photos under the fountain National Anthropology Museum (Museo Nacional de Antropología) in Mexico City. Not open on Mondays. Key Links mna.inah.gob.mx General information (Español) Boletines @mna_inah Videos Embedded Tweets Buenas noches.Museo Nacional de Antropología Ciudad de México pic.twitter.com/ytLu85fTHs — Antonio Saborit (@Antonio_Saborit) December 5, 2018 ¡Hoy estamos de fiesta!El Museo Nacional de Antropología cumple …

Xochimilco Gardens

Poster: Ron Mader, Xochimilco What does responsible travel look like in Mexico City? = ¿Cómo se ve un viaje responsable en la Ciudad de México? Mexico City – Xochimilco is a case study in sustainable tourism in a fragile, vulnerable landscape, also a veritable World Heritage Site. On my list of top places in the …

Mexico City Links

Escudo Ciudad de México Links related to Mexico City presented in somewhat random order: Headlines Palacio de los Condes se abre a innovación y cultura – Universal Must Visit Stops on the Metro Mexico City for book lovers – @MexicoRetold Water Crisis Features 1519 – 2019 Mexico City’s National Anthropology Museum Facebook La Ciudad de …

CEHM: Studying Mexico’s History

Logo Elsewhere on the Web The Carso Center for the Study of the History of Mexico (Centro de Estudios de Historia de México Carso) – cehm.org.mx – was created in 1965. The objective was and is to recover printed and documentary works concerning the history of Mexico, from the viceregal period to the present day. …

Mexico City’s Templo Mayor

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Centro February 21, 1978 was a landmark day in Mexico City. A ditch digger struck something with his shovel. Scraping the dirt away, construction workers noticed it was an unusual sculpture. Work stopped at the corner of Guatemala and Argentina. Archaeologists were summoned. The carved stone disk had been uncovered that depicted …

Mexico City’s Historic Center

Photo: Melissa Biggs, Baños Updating a 20+ year old guide. Corrections and suggestions are welcome. We plan to reveal the new and improved guide in 2019. Where to eat Los Girasoles, Tacuba #8A. Adjacent to the National Art Museum and the Carlos IV statue, this restaurant offers a new take a traditional cuisine. Valet parking …

Mexico City’s Museo de Arte Popular

Photo: Berenice Rivera / Secretaría de Cultura CDMX, Orquesta Mexico City – The Museo de Arte Popular (Popular Art Museum), Revillagigedo 11, Colonia Centro, promotes and preserves part of the Mexican handcrafts and folk art. Hours: Tuesday 10am-6pm, Wednesday 10am-9pm, Thursday-Sunday 10am-6pm TripAdvisor’s #7 on the list of 500+ things to do in Mexico City. Key …

Mexico City’s Museo Nacional de Culturas Populares

Photo: TJ DeGroat, Museo Nacional de Culturas Populares Mexico City – The Museo Nacional de Culturas Populares (National Museum of Popular Cultures or MNCP), Avenida Hidalgo #289, corner with Allende, Colonia Del Carmen, Delegación Coyoacán, “fosters interest, respect and appreciation of its own cultural achievements among Mexican society, and promotes respect for the cultural pluralism …