Templo Mayor

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

Notable Places in the Area

Cathedral
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 220 metres west of Templo Mayor. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

Museum
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.

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

Museum
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: Uwebart, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Neighborhood
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 1¼ km north of Templo Mayor. Photo: A01168527, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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