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The Chimalli shield, an Aztec emblem of art
2019-11-29
The complex elaboration process of the Cuexyo Chimalli included the breeding and hunting of birds used for their feathers by Aztec artists
Archeologists unveil the secrets of the Great Mayan Aquifer
2019-11-22
Archeologist Guillermo de Anda, along with other researchers, presented the results from the exploration works that have been carried out as part of The Great Mayan Aquifer Project
The Guanajuato Mummies tour in Mexico
2019-11-21
The mummies will begin their tour in the León’s State Fair in 2020
Mayan culture meets the digital world
2019-10-22
Google, the British Museum, and Mexico’s INAH created a project to digitalize images and documents about the Mayan civilization
The hidden splendor of Mayan city X’baatún
2019-09-24
Located in the southeastern Mexican state of Yucatán, X’baatún zealously guards a 37-meter-high pyramid, a ball game, a cenote and several structures
Rare Mexican feather work sold at Paris auction
2019-09-24
The feather mosaic picture was made in Mexico during Colonial times for Christian conquerors and was purchased by Museé du Quai Branly in an auction held at Hotel Drouot in Paris
French auctioneer rejects Mexico’s request to halt pre-Columbian artifacts sale
2019-09-18
Despite Mexico’s efforts to recover over 100 pre-Columbian artifacts from its cultural heritage, and its call to the French government to take action in the case, auction house Millon proceeded with the sale amassing EUR €1.2 million
Archeological Zone of Mixcoac reopens in Mexico City
2019-09-07
The site was discovered in 1916 thanks to a map used by the Spanish during the Conquest to locate destroyed places
Mexico still in debt with Honduran cultural heritage
2019-09-07
Honduras is still waiting to recover a stolen jade breastplate lent to Mexico 20 years ago
Archeological looting in Mexico
2019-09-07
During the last decade, the FGR has seized over 600 archeological vestiges and historical monuments stolen by national and transnational criminal organizations