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The museum arose from the discovery of a pre-Hispanic burial site during the restoration work of La Casa del Mendrugo in the UNESCO World Heritage, Historic Center of the city of Puebla, Mexico. Chuchita is the name given by the archaeologists to the female skeleton found on the site, and now on exhibition at the museum.

Visit the exhibit of Chuchita, interact with her on Facebook and learn more about her in Google Arts and Culture.

The oldest inhabitant of Puebla


Thanks to your donations we can spread the historical memory of Mexico among the children and young people of the country through the archaeological heritage of the Casa del Mendrugo Museum.

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Casa del Mendrugo in Puebla

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