|How bloody were the Maya?|
|The Bonampak Murals|
|Ask the Experts: Maya and Aztec feather headdresses|
|Alfred Maudslay and the Maya|
|The Maya: a 4,000 year-old civilization in the Americas|
|Modern Myths of the Ancient Maya|
|Cenotes (sacred sinkholes)|
Prehistoric Native Americans farmed macaws in ‘feather factories’
Birds were spiritual emblems in pueblos of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico.
We have 37 years of experience of using artefacts, costumes, music, dance, drama, audio-visual media and other resources to bring the cultures of ancient Mexico (and Mesoamerica in general) to life, enriching the history curriculum in school halls, museums, arts centres, galleries and many other venues.
Whilst our main work has for many years focused on the Aztecs, since September 2014 the Maya now share the stage...
We plan to continue uploading a wide range of informative articles and resources to this section of the Mexicolore website.
- inspired by a Frederick Catherwood painting
of the oldest team sport in the world...
Separating fact from fiction...
share the same creation story?
as a fermented drink - chocolate beer!
- ideal for use as small change!
of knowledge about the ancient Maya world...
of the finding of corn...