National Palace, Mexico City

National Palace, Mexico City (Palacio Nacional)


Credits for the above picture of the National Palace: From the Cathedral, city of Mexico, William Henry Jackson, photographer, between 1880 and 1897, Library of Congress. The National Palace in Mexico City is located on El Zócalo, the city’s main square. In 1914, Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata had a snack together at this address.


The National Palace (Palacio Nacional in Spanish) is the seat of the federal executive in Mexico City. It is located on the main square, Plaza de la Constitución (El Zócalo), in the historic downtown.  Photo: | 1photo