Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Last Residence of Moctezuma
Las Casas Viejas de Moctezuma
casas viejas de
Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.
Here was the last residence of Moctezuma until 1521.
Erected by Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.
Location. 19° 26.053′ N, 99° 8.047′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal. Marker is on Monte de Piedad, on the left when traveling north. Click for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Palace of Axayacatl (a few steps from this marker); Monument to Enrico Martínez (within shouting distance of this marker); Juan Ignacio María de Castorena y Ursua (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); José Mariano Beristain y Souza (about 120 meters away); Café del Cazador (about 120 meters away); House of Juan Engel (about 150 meters away); Ignacio Luis Vallarta (about 150 meters away); Alfredo Robles Domínguez (about 180 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
Regarding Last Residence of Moctezuma. The mexica leader Moctezuma had his residences here up to 1521. After the conquest of Mexico by the Spanish, these residences were taken
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 309 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.