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TOUR OF OAXACA

Description: Highlights of a visit to Oaxaca, Mexico will be presented by Wayne Blanchard and Mary Ann Bennett.
Oaxaca, Mexico is one of National Geographic Traveler Magazine’s 21 spectacular places to visit for 2018. Come take a tour of traditional crafts from the villages near Oaxaca City that includes black pottery, embroidery, wood carving, and weaving. In addition to slides, examples of some of the crafts will be shown. Oaxaca has been inhabited for hundreds of years. The Zapotec people started constructing the pyramids at Monte Alban, a World Heritage site, in the 8th century BCE, while the Spanish colonial architecture dates from the 16th century CE.


Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Time: 6:00pm EST
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
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Updated: Monday, February 5, 2018 8:39pm GMT