Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal, Mexico — The Central Highlands
The National Anthropology Museum of Mexico
Tiene sus inicios en 1825 cuando el Presidente Guadalupe Victoria crea el Museo Nacional de Historia coleccionando objetos arquelogicos y documentos prehispánicos. Sufriendo posteriormente cambios debidos a los diferentes momentos históricos que paso el país, pero enriqueciendose con los diferentes donativos y con los resultados de los primeros trabajos arqueológicos y antropológicos del país, por lo que se contituyo en el Museo Nacional de Antropologia e Historia y Etnografia, que antiguamente se localizaba en la Calle de la Moneda No. 13, y fue trasladado al Bosque de Chapultepec en el año de 1964.
The origins of the museum date to 1825 when President Guadalupe Victoria created the National Museum of History by collecting archaeological objects and pre-hispanic documents. After suffering changes due to the different historical moments that the country has undergone, but enriching its collections with many different donations that made up the first archaeological and anthropological works of the country, it was constituted as the National Museum of Anthropology, History and Ethnography. It was originally located at Calle de la Moneda 13. It was finally transferred to the
Location. 19° 25.544′ N, 99° 11.071′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Avenida Grutas and Paseo de la Reforma. Touch for map. The markers are directly east of the entrance to the National Museum of Anthropology of Mexico. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal 11560, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stela E of Quiriguá (about 240 meters away, measured in a direct line); Museum of National History (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); From the Peak (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); National Astronomical Observatory of Mexico (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Francisco Marquez, Child Hero of Mexico (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The Castle Garden (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The March of Loyalty (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); The Military College of Mexico (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
Categories. • Anthropology • Man-Made Features • Native Americans • Paleontology •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 17, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 17, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.