You need Adobe Flash Player to view this content.
Click here to download Adobe Flash Player
General Aztecs Maya Tocuaro Kids Contact 27 Feb 2017/12 Water
Text Size:

Screen with scenes from the conquest of Mexico - Aztec musicians and dancers in a canoe

Click to see the latest Artefact in the Spotlight!

link of the month button
Watch a short video on one of the most iconic of Aztec artefacts - the Mexica headdress in Vienna
Link to page about the Maya Calendar
Today's Maya date is: 13.0.4.4.9 - 1530 days into the new cycle!
Link to page of interest to teachers
Click to find out how we can help you!

Professor Felipe Fernández-Armesto

What did the Spanish do after the native population collapsed [in the century after the Conquest]? asked Crosshall Junior School. Read what Professor Felipe Fernández-Armesto had to say.

Search the Site (type in white box):

Some artefacts from Mexicolore’s collection used in the BBC TV programme Ã���Ã�¯Ã�Â

What the Aztecs did for Us

Did you see Adam Hart-Davis’s programme on the Aztecs, Maya and Incas on Thursday March 2? (Written/compiled by Ian Mursell/Mexicolore)

Adam Hart-Davis
Adam Hart-Davis

Mexicolore were consulted by the BBC for this programme and 3 of our prize artefacts (Aztec Calendar Stone model, replica Codex Cospi, and a pair of obsidian knives) were included! Part of the ‘What The Ancients Did For Us’ series on BBC2 earlier this year (2005).

Feedback button

Here's what others have said: