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Mata Ortiz & Casas Grandes

History, art and discovery await the visitor to the archaeological zone known as Casas Grandes (big houses)
   See the ruins of Paquime, the most important archaeological discovery in Northern Mexico
   Visit the artisans' village of Mata Ortiz, home of world renowned pottery
   Discovery the diversity and beauty of Casas Grandes with its Mormon Colony, Colonia Juarez and the Terrazas hacienda

Here are a few photographs which will give you a "feel" for the area.  ENJOY!

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Paquime Ruins                    Juan Quezada                    Firing Pottery

The Village of Mata Ortiz        Surrounding Area    
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