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Toluca[edit | edit source]

General Archive of the Legislative Power of the State of Mexico (Archivo General del Poder Legislativo del Estado de México)
Pedro Ascensio 113, esq. calle Nigromante Centro Merced
50080 Toluca
Telephone: 722 214 4144/722 272 8633
Email: alfonsomacedo@gmail.com
Email #2: direccion@bibliolex.gob.mx
Website: General Archive of the Legislative Power of the State of Mexico

General Archive of Notaries of the State of Mexico (Archivo General de Notarías del Estado de México)
Calle Dr. Nicolás San Juan s/n Ex-hacienda la Magdalena
50010 Toluca
Telephone: 722 215 9982
Email: agn.edomex@gmail.com
Email #2: miraflores167@gmail.com
Website: General Archive of Notaries of the State of Mexico

Historical Archive of the Centennial and Meritorious Normal School for Teachers of the State of Mexico (Archivo Histórico de la Centenaria y Benemérita Escuela Normal para Profesores del Estado de México)
Independencia Oriente número 804 Santa Clara
50090 Toluca
Telephone: 722 215 2202
Email: normalnpp@prodigy.net.mx
Website: Historical Archive of the Centennial and Meritorious Normal School for Teachers of the State of Mexico

Historical Archive of the Judicial Power of the State of Mexico (Archivo Histórico del Poder Judicial del Estado de México)
Independencia Oriente, Número 116 San Pablo Actopan
50200 Toluca
Telephone: 722 296 8017/772 296 5255
Email: ruben.romero@pjedomex.gob.mx
Website: Historical Archive of the Judicial Power of the State of Mexico

Historical Archive of the State of Mexico (Archivo Histórico del Estado de México)
Blvd. Jesús Reyes Heroles No. 302 Deleg. San Buena Ventura Ex- Hacienda
50110 Toluca
Telephone: 722 274 1200/722 274 1288 Extensión: 1082/722 274 1288 Extensión: 1218/722 274 1288
Email: arq_gab@yahoo.com.mx
Email #2: imc476@yahoo.com.mx
Website: Historical Archive of the State of Mexico

Municipal Archive of Toluca (Archivo Municipal de Toluca)
Aldama Nte. 102 entre Hidalgo e Independencia Centro
50000 Toluca
Telephone: 722 213 1780
Email: abraham.bastida100@hotmail.com
Email #2: archivotolmex@gmail.com
Website: Municipal Archive of Toluca


There are 130 archives in 122 municipalities in the State of Mexico. Here is the website: State of Mexico Historical Archives.

Libraries[edit | edit source]


There are 673 libraries in 125 municipalities in the State of Mexico. Here is the website: State of Mexico DGB Libraries

Museums[edit | edit source]

Tepotzotlán[edit | edit source]

National Museum of the Viceroyalty (Museo Nacional del Virreinato)
Plaza Hidalgo 99 Barrio San Martín
54600 Tepotzotlán
Telephone: 555 876 2770 ext. 412829/555 876 9212
Email: virreinato.museo@inah.gob.mx
Email #2: mercedes_gomezurquiza@inah.gob.mx
Website: National Museum of the Viceroyalty
Website #2: National Museum of the Viceroyalty
Website #3: Museo Nacional del Virreinato

The National Museum of the Viceroyalty is one of the most important in Mexico. It offers the visiting public the permanent exhibitions Colonial Mexico, Conquest, First Colonial Society, Integration of New Spain, Bourbon Reforms and the Crisis of Colonial Society, Trade with the East, Conventual Workshops, New Hispanic Guilds and Crowned Nuns. Conventual female life. The National Museum of the Viceroyalty has rooms dedicated to showing the most outstanding characteristics of the viceroyalty in Mexico. The visitor, supported by graphic documents and models, will be able to recognize the different social, economic, political and cultural aspects of the period. The collection is made up of one of the best collections of painting, sculpture, textiles, ceramics, glass, furniture, books, lacquers, metals and goldsmiths.