Situated at the main entrance to the Bosque de Chapultepec , this monument was designed as a semicircle of six columns, each ... More
Monumento a los Niños Heroes
Situated at the main entrance to the Bosque de Chapultepec , this monument was designed as a semicircle of six columns, each representing the brave young cadets who died during the invasion of U.S. troops in 1847. The youthful cadets were stationed at the Castillo de Chapultepec , which served at that time as the national military academy and died in one of the most tragic and emotional moments in Mexican history.
Part of the Panteón Civil de Dolores, this cemetery is found close to the entrance, and contains the remains of
some of the most illustrious men to have lived in Mexico. The headstones are arranged in a double circle, ...
This old theater, founded by actors Cantinflas and Manolo Fábregas, is famous for a Diego Rivera mural entitled "The Theater."
Painted on its facade, it depicts well known actors. This theater has presented internationally famous Broadway plays and musicals ...
This place is where the locals go to spend a day away from the city noise, without leaving it. You
can go walking or mountain biking across more than 200 forest covered hectares or simply stick to the multiple ...