Start of construction

Normandie Building was built in 1622 by order of the then Mayor Pedro de Andrada.


Don Juan Cisneros

The lot was bought by Don Juan Cisneros.


Berrospe acquisition

Modified and transformed into a residence to be acquired by the Captain and Alderman Antonio de Berrospe y Oyarzábal.


Nuestra Señora del Carmen

The house becomes the Sacred Convent of Nuestra Señora del Carmen.


Carmelitas Descalzas

It is a Hospital for the nuns of the order of the Carmelitas Descalzas.


José Joaquín de Iturbide

Acquired the house of José Joaquín de Iturbide y Arregui, married to María Josefa de Aramburu y Carrillo, parents of Agustín de Iturbide y Aramburu.


Dragón de Hierro

On February 27, 1802, in this house, Ana María Huarte married Don Agustín de Iturbide, better known as "Dragon de Hierro" and the first Emperor of Mexico.


Don Máximo Diez Herrero

At the end of the 19th century, the property was remodeled by Don Joaguín Oceguera. Later it was acquired by the Bank of London and Mexico, who in 1932 sold it to Don Máximo Diez Herrero. The Normandie Building was inherited by Doña Ma. Guadalupe Diez González Cosio, who, upon her death, handed over the property to her son Don Agustín Máximo Arriaga Diez.


Cantera Diez Hotel Boutique

Beautiful and Luxurious Boutique Hotel is inaugurated and Directed by C. Agustín Máximo Arriaga Diez, which combines the classic with the modern, the aesthetic with history and luxury with warmth.

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