Mexico City is the capital of Mexico and it is one of the most important cultural and financial centres in America. It is the largest Spanish-speaking city in the world. Its metropolitan area is one of the world’s largest. Mexico City is the oldest capital city in America, and it is one of the two capitals founded by native Americans. Therefore, it is filled with historical buildings and monuments. It is also known as the City of Palaces, and it has the largest number of museums in the world.
Worth a visit are the Plaza de la Constitución, La Catedral, the Angel de la Independencia, the Basílica de Guadalupe, the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Coyoacán, Plaza Garibaldi-Mariachi, the Ciudadela crafts market, the Alameda, the Paseo de la Reforma, the National Film Archive, the Torre Latinoamericana, the Torre Mayor, the Mexico City US National Cemetery, Chapultepec Park, the Modern Art Museum, the Museum of Anthropology, the Children's Museum (Museo del Papalote), the Technology Museum, the Natural History Museum, the National Museum, Xochimilco, Parque Mexico, Parque España, the Viveros de Coyoacán, the Plaza de las Tres Culturas, the Dolores Olmedo Museum, the Fine Arts Palace Museum, the Rufino Tamayo Museum, the José Luis Cuevas Museum, the Museo Soumaya, the National University's Museum, the Casa Mural Diego Rivera, the National Palace, the San Idelfonso Museum, the Franz Meyer Museum, Mexico City's Museum, the Templo Mayor Museum, the San Carlos Museum, the National Art Museum, the Frida Kahlo Museum, the Anahuacalli Museum, and the Leon Trotsky Museum.