Cuauhtémoc, named after the former Aztec leader, is one of the 16 boroughs of . It consists of the oldest parts of the city, extending over what was the entire city in the 1920s.

Landmarks in the Area

Railway station
Metro Revolución is a station on Line 2 of the Mexico City Metro system. Photo: Dge, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Museo Nacional de San Carlos is a national art museum devoted to European art, located in the Cuauhtémoc borough in . Photo: David Moran, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Museo Universitario del Chopo is located at Doctor Enrique González Martínez Street in the Colonia Santa María la Ribera of . Photo: Ebidej, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Metro Buenavista is a station on the Metro, in the Colonia Buenavista neighborhood of the Cuauhtémoc borough. Photo: JEDIKNIGHT1970, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Localities in the Area

The Conjunto Urbano Nonoalco Tlatelolco is the largest apartment complex in Mexico, and second largest in North America, after New York's . is situated 1½ km northeast of Cuahutémoc. Photo: Susleriel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Colonia Santa María Insurgentes is a colonia in the Cuauhtémoc borough north east of the . is situated 2 km north of Cuahutémoc.

Tepito is a barrio located in Colonia Morelos in the Cuauhtémoc borough of bordered by Avenida del Trabajo, Paseo de la Reforma, Eje 1 and Eje 2. is situated 2½ km east of Cuahutémoc. Photo: A01168527, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Centro Urbano Benito Juárez, more commonly called the Multifamiliar Juárez, was a large apartment complex built on the southeast section of Colonia Roma, in the late 1940s and early 1950s. is situated 3½ km south of Cuahutémoc.


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