Embassy of Mexico

Mexican Cultural Institute

2829 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009

What to expect:

· Dance performances by Corazón Folklórico at 11am, 1pm and 3pm

· Samples and sales of Mexican food including tacos

· Cultural and art exhibitions

· Kids’ painting workshop

Beyond the exhibits and performances, visitors will have a chance to explore the historic mansion and its famous murals.

Mexico is a country between the U.S. and Central America that's known for its Pacific and Gulf of Mexico beaches and its diverse landscape of mountains, deserts and jungles. Ancient ruins such as Teotihuacán and the Mayan city of Chichén Itzá are scattered throughout the country, as are Spanish colonial-era towns.