The Latest at MCI

In Our Gallery ... "Isabel Martínez: Entre Añiles y Escarlatas" - A new series of abstract works.

Exhibit open Thursdays through Sundays, 1 to 6 pm.
Aug 24 - Sep 29, 2013.

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Welcome, Bienvenidos

The Mexican Cultural Institute of Los Angeles is your home and we are happy that you want to learn more about us.

At our location at the birthplace of Los Angeles – El Pueblo Historical Monument – we share the rich culture and history of Mexico and its people: Mexicanos, Mexican-Americans, Chicanos and Latinos.

What will you find on MCI @ El Pueblo?
Our gallery hosts ground-breaking art exhibits, music and cultural performances, book readings, lectures and the best in educational programming. You can read and learn about Mexican history at our Library Resource Center. In our Multipurpose Room, you can use our computers to search, learn, admire and enjoy folkloric and fine art – plus you can attend an art or theater workshop. We also participate in many activities throughout El Pueblo Historical Monument, such as at Olvera Street, Plaza de Dolores and the Plaza Olvera.

What will you find on MCI @ El Pueblo’s website?
Catch up on our latest programs (and even past events), read about us in the news and enjoy images from our permanent collection. Importantly, you can become involved with MCI @ El Pueblo by donating and volunteering.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

Give Back

MCI @ El Pueblo is a nonprofit organization. You can help support MCI by getting involved! Spread the word about our programs and exhibits, come volunteer at the MCI offices, Gallery, Library Resource Center or Multipurpose Room!

Your gift to MCI represents sustainability for our organization and will provide continuous cultural art exhibits throughout the year, as well as valuable educational and cultural programs for the community.
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Our 22nd Anniversary

MCI's 22nd Anniversary

2013 marks the 22th Anniversary of the founding of the Mexican Cultural Institute. Support us by making a financial contribution.

Send your check or money order to:
Mexican Cultural Institute
125 Paseo de la Plaza #100
Los Angeles, CA 90012

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