Staying in Hotel San Francisco Centro Historico allows you to visit and know the important tourist places that surround us and give you a rich knowledge about our city. Besides, we are a good point of departure since our hotel gives you the necessary information and you can ask and schedule your tours to different spots. To mention some of these we have the Teotihuacan Pyramids, the Basilica de Guadalupe, Xochimilco, Six Flags or the Turibus routes.
Interesting places near the hotel:
Zocalo Capitalino (City Square)
Also called Plaza de la Constitucion, is 10 minutes from the hotel and is one of the largest plazas in the world. This place is common venue for political events, celebrations and marches.
It’s the main palace of the city. The offices of the president, files and treasures of the nation are in this place, located in the Zocalo and 10 minutes from the hotel.
Palace of Fine Arts
Precinct of art and culture that houses two museums and is venue of some cultural expressions like music, dance and art, located 10 minutes from the hotel.
National Museum of Art
It is 15 minutes from the hotel and inside the old Palacio de Telecomunicaciones. It shows a collection of the first mexican paintings and shows temporary expositions.
Palacio de Mineria
It previously was the Colegio de Mineria. It houses an old library and a chapel, located 10 minutes from the hotel, this palace if venue for the annual book fair in Mexico.
Located a few steps away from the hotel is this park, the oldest in the city, that houses the Hemiciclo a Juarez.
The oldest Cathedral in Latin America is 10 minutes away from the hotel, where you can appreciate the Churrigueresque-style architecture. Next to this place you’ll find the ruins of the Templo Mayor.
First skyscraper of the city. It has an overlook that lets you appreciate the entire city. This place is only 10 minutes away from the hotel.
This is one of the most emblematic buildings, symbol of the Historic Center of Mexico City. It is the main postal office of the city and is 10 minutes away from the hotel.
It’s the smallest neighborhood in the world and gathering place for the Chinese community. Commercial area, mainly with restaurants and articles that show the tradition of the Chinese culture, located 10 minutes from the hotel.
Franz Mayer Museum
Museum of decorative arts that houses collections of Mexican, German and Asian objects, located 15 minutes from the hotel.
Museum of Beer
Sponsored by Grupo Modelo and the Corona Beer Company, it shows everything you need to know about beer, located 15 minutes from the hotel.
Museo de la Estampa
This museum is 15 minutes from the hotel and houses collections of old etchings and graphic arts; it presents temporary expositions and reunites pieces of universal art.