Resources for learning about Mexico

Includes websites, books, newspapers, radio, magazines, music, and more.

WEBSITES

Basic Information on Mexico:

On-line Resource for Mexico and Mexican Culture: http://www.mexonline.com/
Facts and Figures, A Mexico Country Study: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/mxtoc.html
The Real Mexico: http://www.therealmexico.com/
An Exploration of Mexico and Mesoamerican Cultures: http://www.mesoweb.com/
Mexico Tourism Websites:
Mexican Tourism Board: http://www.visitmexico.com/wb2/
Know and Enjoy Mexico: http://www.knowmexico.com/
International Cervantino Festival: http://www.festivalcervantino.gob.mx/
Feria de León: http://www.ferialeon.com.mx/
Ecotourism Resources: http://www.planeta.com/
Los Tuxtlas Ecotourism Project: www.tuxtlas.org/

Arts and Crafts of Mexico:

Government Site, in Spanish, on Mexican Culture and Crafts: http://www.conaculta.gob.mx/
Beautiful photos of Mexican masks: http://www.mexicanmasks.us/
Diego Rivera Site: http://www.diegorivera.com/index.php
Mexican Textiles: www.mexicantextiles.com
Mexico Bark Paper (Papel Amate): http://bnr-art.com/bogle/amatepaper.htm
Festival of Mexico Folk Art Guide: www.festivalofmexico.com

Websites Just for Kids:

El Balero: http://www.elbalero.gob.mx/index_kids.html
El Balero’s Guide to the Indigenous Cultures of Mexico: http://www.elbalero.gob.mx/kids/about/html/indigenous/principalenguas.html