Mixquic - Mexicocity
Are you a business owner in Mexico City?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Mexico City.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Mixquic
Mixquic is an ancient town within the City. It is located in the south of Mexico City, 43 kms away of the City's Center, in the borough called Tláhuac. It is part of the seven original ancient towns of Tlahuac, which preserve their traditions and rural characteristics. It was possibly founded in 1168 a.C.
In ancient times, this town sat on an island surrounded by the lake of Chalco. Nowadays the lake is dry, but Mixquic is still one of the most important agricultural zones of the city. It is a picturesque ancient town that has survived the pass of Centuries preserving its culture, traditions, green spaces and archeological sites. At the end of October and beginning of November, Mixquic attracts thousands of visitors that enjoy the magic and mysticism of 'Día de Muertos' (the day of the dead) that take place on the 1st and 2nd of November and is one of the biggest celebrations of the country.
You may also like
Arena Ciudad de MéxicoAzcapotzalco, Mexico City
The Mexico City Arena is an exciting venue featuring fantastic performances and artists all year long..........
Dinner in the sky MexicoEstado-de-Mexico, Mexico City
Amazing, extraordinary, simply wonderful that is what our visitors always say. DINNER IN THE SKY is an extreme experience where 22 people are lifted by a crane to enjoy ...
FlyvolareEstado-de-Mexico, Mexico City
Live the unique experience of flying in a balloon. Venture into the oldest form of flight. Meet the Teotihuacan Valley from the heights in an unforgettable way..........
Frida Kahlo MuseumCoyoacan, Mexico City
Arguably one the most famous Mexican artists, Frida Kahlo was a pioneering figure for Latin American art..........
BeMexicoGustavo-A-Madero, Mexico City
The hospitality of the Mexican is example of the generosity and kindness of their culture, this is why we welcome our visitors as if they were old friends..........
El Plaza CondesaCondesa, Mexico City
With a capacity of up to 1,900 people, this concert hall offers the best of national and international entertainment in a completely renovated and intimate atmosphere.......
Metropolitan CathedralCentro-Historico, Mexico City
As the oldest and largest Roman Catholic cathedral in Latin America, the Metropolitan Cathedral is a must-see for all visitors.............
Arena MexicoCentro-Historico, Mexico City
Watch luchadores in all their masked glory, at the home of Lucha Libre..........
Basilica de GuadalupeGustavo-A-Madero, Mexico City
Also known as La Villa de Guadalupe and situated in the north of Mexico City, the Basilica de Guadalupe is a minor basilica and national shrine to 'Our Lady of Guadalupe'...
El Angel de la IndependenciaZona-Rosa, Mexico City
El Angel de la Independencia (The Angel of Independence) sits on a roundabout close to Paseo de la Reforma in downtown Mexico City. More commonly known as 'El Angel', the...