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Monumento a la Revolución

  • Plaza de la República Map It
  • Col. Tabacalera
  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

Published 01/11/2016

Fodor's Review

This iconic domed structure celebrates the Mexican Revolution of 1910. Take an elevator to the observation deck up top, which offers 360-degree views of the city, or admire the Oliverio Martinez sculptures that adorn the four corners of the monument from below. There's also a small café and museum devoted to the history of the Revolution (separate admission). Lit up nightly at 10 pm, the monument is a moving sight. At the base of the pillars lie the remains of important figures from 20th-century Mexican history, including those of Pancho Villa.

Sight Information


Plaza de la República, Mexico City, Quintana Roo, 06030, Mexico

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55-5592–2038; 55-5591–1894; 55-5592–2059


Sight Details:

  • MX$40 and up
  • Mon.–Thurs. noon–8, Fri. and Sat. noon–10, Sun. 10–8

Published 01/11/2016


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