Mexico's Painted Histories

13 May 2016 3 July 2016


Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)


Aztec culture, Mixtec genealogies, ancient gods and sacred rituals are depicted in five manuscripts held at the Bodleian from early Mexico in this display: Codex Mendoza, three screenfolds, and the Roll of the New Fire.

Opening times:
Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 11am-5pm

Image: detail from the screenfold Codex Laud


Admission free

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