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LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes

LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes
Courtesy of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes
Program Description

Go back in time at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes! Explore Los Angeles' Main Street in the 1920s. Examine similarities and differences to your neighborhood and community today!!


The mission of LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes is to celebrate and cultivate an appreciation for the enduring and evolving influence of Mexican and Mexican-American culture, with a specific focus upon the unique Mexican-American experience in Los Angeles and Southern California.

Online Educational Resources

Educator Resources

Center for the Study of Political Graphics

El Pueblo de Los Angeles

Recommended Reading

"Welcome to My Neighborhood!: A Barrio ABC" by Quiara Alegría Hudes, Shino Arihara

"Family Pictures / Cuadros de Familia" by Carmen Lomas Garza

"My Diary from Here to There" by Amada Irma Perez

Recommended Grade Levels





501 N Main St

Los Angeles, CA 90012



Keywords: museumx, historyx