The Chapultepec Castle!

Federal District, Mexico


The Chapultepec Castle is loacted atop of the Chapultepec Hill, it was built in 1780 by Viceroy Matías Gálvez for residental housing, but it later became a Military School. It became a house to all the presidents after Maximilian of Hapsburg toured the site in 1860. Then in 1940 Lázaro Cárdenas donated it to the naotion to become a National History Museum. It is open to the public Sunday to Tuesday 9:00AM-4:00PM.