Day of the Dead / Día de Muertos
October 16 - November 19, 2021
Families from across the greater Omaha area will be able to celebrate the Day of the Dead / Dia de Muertos at El Museo Latino beginning October 16 and continuing through November 19, 2021. Combining elements from indigenous Aztec and Christian traditions, the Day of the Dead remembers our departed loved ones through the “ofrenda” (offering) which includes flowers, candles, incense, candy, favorite foods, and special bread called pan de muertos”.
Guided tours are available with advance reservation. In addition, special workshops will be held October 23 and November 6. Space is limited. Please call 402-731-1137 to register in advance.
Cost: $6 per person
October 23, 11:30am - Paint a skull
Nov 6, 11:30am - Papel Picado
Culture & Tradition through the Visual and Performing Arts