El Tornaviaje / The Return Route

Museo de las Americas

February 9 - May 27, 2017

  • Opening Reception: Thursday February 9th from 6-9pm, featuring free admission and free music, food, drink, art and history
  • Tunics influenced by the multi-cultures provided by Carol Mier Fashion

In 1565, following the currents of the winds, Spanish galleons sailed across the Pacific Ocean from the port of Acapulco in Mexico to Manila in the Philippines in search of goods and spices, unaware of the everlasting cultural consequences that would bind us forever. -Maruca Salazar, Curator

Travel back in time to the age of pirate and the China Poblana. Experience the rare cultural fusion created by Pacific Colonial trade and learn the oriental origin of many Mexican styles and traditions!

Museo de las Americas
861 Santa Fe Drive
Denver, CO 80204



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