Chamizal National Memorial

Project Added: August 19, 2021
Project Point of Contact: [email protected]
Couples dancing in front of a projection of the Mexican flag. Some a wearing large skirts that they are holding wide, while others are in hats

Rodolfo Hernandez directs traditional dances performed to the music of Jalisco, Mexico. Courtesy of Chamizal National Memorial.

Arts-and Intersections:

History & Heritage

Collaborators:

Location:

El Paso, Texas

Region:

Mid-America

Population Density:

Suburban

Large Intended Impact Area:

Nation

Foundations:

OVERVIEW

The National Park Service explores Hispanic Culture through parks and historic places across the United States, including at the Chamizal National Memorial in El Paso, TX. Chamizal hosts the Siglo de Oro Drama Festival and the Franklin Smith Gallery showcases historical and contemporary art.

ABOUT THE PROJECT

The National Park Service explores Hispanic Culture through parks and historic places across the United States, including at the Chamizal National Memorial in El Paso, TX. Chamizal hosts the Siglo de Oro Drama Festival and the Franklin Smith Gallery showcases historical and contemporary art.

PROJECT EVALUATION

Currently not available.