Mexico City is considered unique in the world for being full of culture, history and traditions, but at the same time
cosmopolitan, with a very competitive high-level infrastructure.
It is the capital of Mexico and the political,
;inancial, cultural and educational center of
the country. In consequence, the main associations and corporations of the country are also
concentrated here, along with a large variety of
professional suppliers for the meeting industry.
This metropolis has world-class infrastructure. As for accommodations, the area offers
more than 600 hotels with over 49,000 rooms,
including prestigious international chains.
Also, the city has four world-class convention
centers: Centro Banamex, the World Trade
Center, Expo Bancomer and Expo Reforma.
The international airport is the largest in
Latin America in terms of number of daily
operations, with more than 370,000 ;lights
around the world connecting more than 28
million passengers a year.
The diverse and vibrant city can offer visitors
unique and unforgettable experiences, from
an event at a convention center and multiple
world-class business meeting spaces to special
venues such as ancient palaces. Also, this capital
offers more than 150 museums, eight archae-
ological sites, hundreds of theaters, galleries,
parks, stadiums, auditoriums, cinemas, religious
centers and nightclubs, among others.
In addition, Mexico City has become one of
the most important gastronomic destinations
worldwide, not only because you can ;ind traditional Mexican cuisine, which is considered
Cultural Heritage according to UNESCO, but
also because you can enjoy a wide variety of
Proudly, Mexico City has won the bid to host
international major events such as the Second
International Conference on Learning Cities
UNESCO (2015), Global Congress of Spas and
Wellness Tourism (2015), Formula 1 Grand Mexico Awards (2015), C40 Mayors Summit (2016),
World Congress of Cardiology (2016) and FIFA
Congress (2016), to name a few.
María Magdalena Sánchez
Director, Grand Events
Mexico City Tourism Trust
Tel. + 52 55 52 11 21 36 Ext. 5015