Templo Mayor

The Templo Mayor was the main temple of the Mexica people in their capital city of , which is now . Its architectural style belongs to the late Postclassic period of Mesoamerica.

Notable Places in the Area

The Metropolitan Cathedral of the Assumption of the Most Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven is the cathedral church of the Catholic Archdiocese of Mexico. is situated 190 metres west of Templo Mayor. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

The is a museum in the located in "La Casa de las Ajaracas", built at the end of the 16th century, at Guatemala street #34. Photo: Henryficar, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 110 metres east of Templo Mayor. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The House of the First Printing Press in the Americas at the corner of Moneda and Licenciado Primo Verdad streets in was the home of the first printing press/print shop in the New World. is situated 160 metres southeast of Templo Mayor. Photo: Thelmadatter, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

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.

is 's capital and the newest of the 32 states of Mexico. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

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.

Templo Mayor

19.435° or 19° 26' 5.9" north
-99.1314° or 99° 7' 52.9" west
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Tenplu Nagusia
  • Catalan: Temple Major
  • Chinese: 主神庙
  • Chinese: 主神廟
  • Chinese: 大神庙
  • Chinese: 大神廟
  • Chinese: 特諾奇蒂特蘭大金字塔
  • Chinese: 特诺奇蒂特兰大金字塔
  • Croatian: Velika piramida u Tenochtitlánu
  • Dutch: Templo Mayor
  • Egyptian Arabic: المعبد الرئيسى
  • French: Templo Mayor
  • Georgian: ტემპლო მაიორი
  • German: Templo Mayor
  • Hebrew: טמפלו מאיור
  • Indonesian: Templo Mayor
  • Italian: Templo Mayor
  • Japanese: テンプロ・マヨール
  • Korean: 템플로 마요르
  • Latin: Templum Maius
  • Norwegian: Templo Mayor
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Templo Mayor
  • Persian: معبد مایور
  • Polish: Templo Mayor
  • Portuguese: Templo Mayor
  • Russian: Темпло Майор
  • Serbian: Велика пирамида у Теночтитлану
  • Spanish: Templo Mayor
  • Ukrainian: Темпло майор
  • Huēyi teōcalli
  • ტემპლო-მაიორი

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