Mexican muralism

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  • 2.5 hr

Discover the Mexican History through its walls In this experience, you will have the chance to visit some of the most representatives public buildings in Mexico City that holds the most outstanding murals from Mexico. We will walk through the halls of The National Palace, San Ildefonso College, Secretary of Public Education and more… We will testify in an unique way some of the masterpieces of Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros. During this experience you will be able to see each one of the murals portraying different historical landscapes of Mexico. In addition, you will be able to enjoy the unique architecture of every place. All paths are full of singularity because of the hidden ins and outs this places have for you.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Metropolitan Cathedral (Catedral Metropolitana)

Here we start the tour, in The Metropolitan Cathedral

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Zocalo

The Zócalo is the common name of the main square in central Mexico City. Prior to the colonial period, it was the main ceremonial center in the Aztec city of Tenochtitlan..

Pass By: Museo del Templo Mayor

The Templo Mayor was the main temple of Tenochtitlan, which is now Mexico City.

Stop At: Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso

San Ildefonso College currently is a museum and cultural center in Mexico City, considered to be the birthplace of the Mexican muralism movement.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At:

This is where Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo see each other for the first time.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Murales de Diego Rivera en la Secretaria de Educacion Publica

This is the main building of the Secretary of Public Education in Mexico. Here you will find some of Diego Rivera's masterpieces.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: National Palace (Palacio Nacional)

This site has been a palace for the ruling class of Mexico since the Aztec empire. Most of the materials found here, are from the original palace that belonged to Moctezuma II.

Duration: 30 minutes