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Prehispanic Mexico City Tour: Anthropology Museum, Templo Mayor & Fine Arts Palace

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Tour
Adult Ages 12+
$38
Child Ages 3-11
$36

Prehispanic Mexico Walking Tour

Begin this experience at Mexico’s famed Museum of Anthropology, the most important museum of its kind in Latin America as it holds the largest collection of Mesoamerican pre-Hispanic art in the world. Walk through the most relevant rooms and get the most important facts in a 2-hour tour, where you can also see the most famous pieces of the museum as “The Sun Stone”, the mask of King Pakal and the Coatlicue.

Continue to the second point of interest, the famous Templo Mayor, for this you will board with your guide the Metrobus to the Historic Center until you reach the famous “Alameda” park, the oldest urban park in the Americas, along the walk, enjoy a panoramic tour of the most emblematic buildings such as the Palace of Fine Arts, the Palacio Postal, the Palacio de Iturbide, the Casa de los Azulejos and Madero Street.

After touring part of the historic center you will arrive at the Templo Mayor museum, a place where Pre-Hispanic Mexico and colonial Mexico meet at a glance, because in the same place you can admire the archaeological remains of the ancient Mexica temple and on the other side the emblematic cathedral, a legacy of the colonial era, You will visit the most important sites of the Templo Mayor accompanied by your expert guide, you will know the ancestral monolith of Coyolxauhtli, the monolith of Tlaltecuhtli and the latest discoveries concerning the altar Huey Tzompantli, plus a visit to the windows of history located in the streets surrounding the site.

In just one tour you will have discovered the most important facts and visited the most outstanding pre-Hispanic museums, taking you to live the most complete experience!

Highlights:

  • Visit the most important rooms of the Museum of Anthropology.
  • You will see the famous “Sun Stone” and the impressive mask of Pakal.
  • Discover the ancient Mexican temple in the heart of Mexico City, in the Templo Mayor.

Inclusions:

  • Entrance fees to National Museum of Anthropology
  • Entrance fees to Templo Mayor
  • Professional guide
  • Transfer by public transport

Exclusions:

  • Optional tips
  • Food and drinks

Meeting Points:

  • At the flagpole in front of the main entrance to the Museum of Anthropology at 09:50h