Del Valle

Del Valle is practically synonymous with modern, central Mexico City. In fact, there are seven sections of the colonia plus the famous Tlacoquemacatl Del Valle that's one of the original settlements. It's a huge area.

Few visitors will realize that nearly all of it was lake bottom during the ancient period. The colonial period saw the area passed to the control of the Marquessate of the Valley of Oaxaca. Eventually nearly all of the territory then became part of the Hacienda San Borja. This was an enormous operating estate that famously produced fruit, grain, and pulque.

When a streetcar line reached the area in the 19th century, it's thought to have first posted the name for the station within today's neighborhood.

International visitors are often seen in and around Del Valle simply because it's still a clean, modern, and central part of the City.

Señor del Buen Despacho Church

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Parque Tlacoquemécatl

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Mercado Tlacoquemecatl

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Multifamiliar Presidente Alemán

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Parque Arboledas, Del Valle

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Purísima Corazón de María, Del Valle

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Metro Hospital 20 de Noviembre

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Metro Zapata

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Mercado Lázaro Cárdenas

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Parque Mariscal Sucre

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José María Olloqui Park (Acacias Park )

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Pascual Ortiz Rubio Park (Félix Cuevas Park)

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Divina Providencia, Del Valle

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