America's Castles: Mexico's White House

Subjects: Civics, History
Grade Levels: 6-8, 9-12
Source: BIO Classroom

Chapultepec Castle is a unique blend of Mexican and European influences that embodies the history of the nation. This documentary takes you on a behind-the-scenes tour of the building that has played many roles in Mexican history.


60-minute runtime; two-year copyright clearance.

Oct 4 at 7:00am ET/PT

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