Culture Secretariat


The Culture Secretariat was created by a presidential decree in December 2015.

It is the institution responsible for the promotion and dissemination of artistic and cultural expressions of Mexico, as well as the projection of the presence of the country abroad. It promotes education, artistic and cultural research, provides the cultural infrastructure with worthy spaces and services to make a more intensive use of it.

It works in favor of the preservation, promotion and dissemination of the heritage and cultural diversity. In addition, it supports the artistic creation and the development of creative industries to strengthen the generation and access to cultural goods and services, moreover it promotes the universal access to culture by taking advantage of the resources the digital technology offers.


Av. Paseo de la Reforma 175, Col. Cuauhtémoc, C.P. 6500, México, Ciudad de México


Entrada libre.


Tel. (55) 4155 0200


November 09 2018 to February 22 2019

2018 Xavier Villaurrutia Award from Writers to Writers

November 09 2018 to January 11 2019

Archive of the Cultural Heritage of Mexico

October 26 2018 to June 30 2019

Sonorous Map

October 24 to December 31 2018


October 24 to December 31 2018

Earthquakes and Cultural Heritage

October 19 to December 31 2018