National Hispanic Heritage Month

Colorful Papel picados "September 15- October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month"

What is National Hispanic Heritage Month?

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.
(hispanicheritagemonth.gov, 2021)

Learn More

Visit the National Archives to learn more about how this month long celebration began and the many contributions of Hispanic Americans to our society.