These ruins were located across from our hotel, we visited them once but were not very impressed by them, lots of history I am sure but for us was not really a wow factor.
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Blown away by this amazing archaeological site and adjacent museum right in the middle of the historical center of the city. We learned so much and though I'm not a fan of skulls/bones/blood sacrifice/creepy rites ... the history was too well laid out to miss...More
Terrific to see what was here before the Cathedral. Allows you to see exactly how the temples were built around and on top of one another. While here, look to the church and you can see all the pilfered stones...
Not a lot to see at the ruins but the museum has everything about ancient Mexico City and the people who lived there. Almost all the interpretation is in Spanish however.
I'm writing this review because it's disheartening to find this attraction sunk at #12 for Mexico City as of Nov. 2017. This is my top attraction in the city. Why? Templo Mayor is a top global archaeological site, in which the traditions and the history...More
it was a beautiful sunny day when we went to explore these ruins in the middle of the city. They did a great job preserving the ruins while providing signage to explain what you are looking at. The museum was great and takes about an...More
I have to admit, I gladly paid the admission to Templo Mayor thinking we were going to tour the site and that was it. I didn't realize there was a world class museum of artifacts as well. The museum was one of the best museums...More
A world class site and museum. Do not miss! Most explanations are in Spanish. About half in English.