The palace of Fine Arts is located in the historic center of Mexico City and is a must: not only is considered to be one of the most beautiful buildings, but also has in the first and second floor the mural paintings from very important artist of the 20th century such as Diego Rivera, Jose Clemente Orozco and David Alfaro Siqueiros. The so called "Muralism" was created to illustrate in a didactic way different accounts of important events to all the people so that everyone could take a look at them and have their own interpretation.
It is located righ in the heart of Mexico City, right next to parque Alameda and across the street from Torre Latino. The nearest metro station that is named after this palace, is also one of the most beautiful in Mexico, decorated with iron it resembles the metro station is Paris.
Many international events come and take place here like the Russian ballet, or the Irish tap dancers but if you decide to explore the different artistic events that they have it is highly recommended to watch the "Ballet Folkloric of Mexico" or explore the third floor where they have the museum of Arquitecture.
You will cook authentic Mexican dishes in a beautiful set up surrounded by a knowledgeable, English speaking Mexican chef. You will have a Brief overview of a local food market, located only one block away from the place where the cooking class will be performing.
Mexico City is cool, vibrant, and eclectic. Oaxaca is beautiful, colourful, and laid-back. We LOVE both! Join us on this trip and allow us to show you why! Be prepared to fully immerse. See, listen, taste and smell while we walk through Mexico’s streets and markets, connect with its people, and try lots of mouth-watering food (and drinks)!