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Coronado & Spanish Exploration of the Southwest

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Spanish conquistador Francisco Vásquez de Coronado was the first explorer of North America’s Southwest.  Fired by tales of the legendary Seven Cities of Cíbola and their alleged riches.  Coronado left New Spain (Mexico) in 1540 with 300 soldiers and eventually became the first European to set eyes on the Grand Canyon. Mr. Cervantes will show a short film that will trace the history of Spanish colonization in the Southwest.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Fri

CE South Building

Angelo Cervantes 



Please read:  UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment



Registration Closes On
Friday, February 22, 2019 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/22/2019 - 2/22/2019 Weekly - Fri 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Albuquerque, CE South Building  Map, Room: 220 Angelo Cervantes