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Best things to do in Mexico City

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Museum
“Murals by Orozco and Rivera; great rotating exhibitions. MUST book the Ballet Folklorico which performs at the stunning Art Deco theatre.”
3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“In the Cenart there's always plays, jazz music festivals and other cultural events, most are for free. You'll also find a Cinemex if you're up to watch a movie. ”
31 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Movie Theater, most movies are in english, (ask). Shopping mall and restaurants!”
16 locals recommend
Park
“Cuenta con una superficie mayor a los 120,000 m, que incluye un kiosco, dos monumentos ecuestres en honor a Zapata y Morelos, así como una fuente donde se aprecian los coyotes representativos de Coyoacán.”
3 locals recommend
Establishment
“Take a "chalupa" (boat) and tour through the canals while you drink a beer or eat some typical food and listen to mariachis. A must-see!”
14 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“National park close to the canals area of Xochimilco, very nice place to walk in nature. Quite far from the center of town.”
14 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Bus station (and metro station), with running buses going everywhere but mostly the South of Mexico”
13 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Encontraras: tiendas Liverpool, Samborns, Sears, entretenimientos, tendencias, hogar y decoración, salud y belleza, deportes, restaurantes y mucho más. ”
5 locals recommend
Cinema
“Este cine queda esta queda muy cerca de la casa, así que si se te antojo puedes llegar a el en muy poco tiempo caminando.”
6 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Este lugar cuenta con tiendas departamentales grandes donde se puede comprar ropa, calzado, joyas, aparatos electrónicos, teléfonos celulares y juguetes. También cuenta con un restaurantes de comida rápida y varios bancos, además de estacionamiento.”
4 locals recommend
Zoo
“Zoologico y pista para correr o andar en Bicicleta, tiene pista para skyboard, un lugar bonito para visitar en familia”
4 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Puedes comprar desde accesorios para celular, pasando por ropa, zapatos deportivos, perfumes y artículos para coleccionistas.”
3 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“A marvelous display of color and smell. Gardening at it's most detailed level. Besides, a couple food courts offer traditional mexican street food: tacos, tortas, caldos (broth), ice creams. Our very own recommendation: Tacos el Jarocho: coal smoked ribs and chicken strips served in fresh and soft tortillas. Don't miss a Mundet Rojo (cherry-ish favored soda).”
3 locals recommend
Bus Station
“A sólo unas cuadras del departamento, puedes llegar prácticamente a cualquier punto de la Ciudad utilizando éste medio de transporte.”
4 locals recommend