Mexico City - Ronald Van Dyke Photography

Mexico City

Mexico City is one of the most important financial centers in the Americas with the largest metropolitan area and population of the western hemisphere (over 22 million). It was founded as Tenochtitlan in 1325 by the Aztecs and later in the final stage of the Spanish Conquest, Hernan Cortez proclaimed it the Spanish capital Mexico City.

Tenochtitlan - Was the capital of Mexican civilization, founded 1325.

Photo from the Museo De Antropologia Mexico.