Estación Merced

Merced is an underground station on Line 1 of the Mexico City Metro. It is located in the Venustiano Carranza borough, slightly to the east of the centre of . The station building was designed by Félix Candela, and it was opened on 4 September 1969.

Notable Places in the Area

Marketplace
The is a traditional public market located in the eastern edge of the and is the largest retail traditional food market in the entire city. is situated 190 metres northeast of Estación Merced. Photo: Thelmadatter, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The was the main temple of the Mexica peoples in their capital city of , which is now . is situated 1¼ km northwest of Estación Merced. Photo: GAED, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is located at 22 Academia Street in just northeast of the main plaza of . is situated 1 km northwest of Estación Merced. Photo: Thelmadatter, Public domain.

Church
The Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven is the seat of the Catholic Archdiocese of Mexico. is situated 1¼ km northwest of Estación Merced. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is 's capital and the newest of the 32 states of Mexico. Photo: Uwebart, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The old city center or Histórico of , around the Plaza de la Constitución, is an area clearly different from the rest of the city. Photo: Uwebart, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
Venustiano Carranza is one of the 16 boroughs of Mexico City. is situated 1½ km southeast of Estación Merced. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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