Romita Square

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It is a little cobbled square where you can see the chapel of San Francisco Javier and a circular fountain. In 1944, the church of Romita was considered a monument, while the square was called a typical area; but it was in 1980 that both were recognized as monuments of cultural heritage of Mexico City.

In addition to its pre-Hispanic origin, in the twentieth century it was the scene of films like Los Olvidados (The Forgotten), and even mentioned in the flagship book of José Emilio Pacheco.

How to get here
  • Real Romita s/n, Col. Roma Norte.


Casa de Cultura Romita

Nearest at 0.00 kms.

Plaza De Romita

Nearest at 0.00 kms.

La Romita Chapel

Nearest at 0.03 kms.

Mercado de Cuauhtémoc

Nearest at 0.19 kms.

Multiforo Alicia

Nearest at 0.22 kms.

Mexico City

Cultural Capital of the Americas