The Hispanic Gallery offers authentic costumes from several Hispanic countries. Observers can view the beautiful “Hats” tapestry from Nicaragua donated by Mercedes Dewey, daughter of Constance Miller, a former Rockfordian.
There are many artifacts from Spain, Costa Rica and Rockford area artists. There are always seasonal changes within the gallery.
SAVE THE DATE:
Hispanic Gallery Father of the Year
Ethnic Heritage Museum
Saturday, July 26, 2014
2-4 p.m. Program starts at 3:00 p.m.
Ricardo Oceguera Father of the Year 2014
Jar carved with small conical lumps, applied by hand.
This is from Hidalgo, Mexico and donated by Felicia Carrillo.