Coyoacán is one of the oldest quarters of Mexico City. Constructed during the colonial period the area is filed with small plazas and narrrow, pictoresque streets.

Two main plazas; Jardin del Centenario and Plaza Hidalgo fill themselves with vendors each weekend who sell precious Mexican craft.

​In Coyoacán you can find the museum of Leon Trotsky, on Río Churubusco 410, and the Frida Kahlo museum (known as the Blue House), at Londres 247.

Opening hours:

​Museum of Leon Trotsky:

​Monday: closed

Tuesday – Sunday: 10:00 – 17:00

Museum of Frida Kahlo:

​Monday: closed

Tuesday: 10:00 – 17:45

Wednesday: 11:00 – 17:45

Thursday- Sunday: 10:00 – 17:45

How to get there from Casa de Chiles?

​Take the metro from Chapultepec direction Pantilán and change at Balderas for the line no 3 direction Universidad. Get out at the Coyoacán station.