The Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM)
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Learning in the 21st Century

The Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM) is a cross-platform immersive education initiative based on bilingual mixed media experiences created to enhance visitor's knowledge, understanding and appreciation of Latino Cultural Heritage through innovative and engaging online experiences.

  • IMMERSE yourself in untold stories of Latino-American history
  • EXPLORE Latino cultural identity
  • EXPERIENCE Smithsonian Latino collections and bilingual resources
  • WITNESS vibrant cultural cross-sections
  • DISCOVER collect and analyze the world of the Olmec as an LVM Eco Explorer
  • LEARN about land and water relationships and how we impact the environment
Check out our LVM interactive archive for a menu of selected resources and online learning experiences.

Other resources:

"As we continue to leverage 21st Century tools and resources, we aim to expand our online community while at the same time work to preserve our cultural heritage by establishing the spaces in which we can connect, share and discover the world around us."

  (Re-affirming Latino Cultural Identity in the Age of the Social Web, Melissa Carrillo, 2014)

 

Generous support for this program provided by Target, an Education Sponsor of the Latino Virtual Museum



Día de los Muertos
3D experience in the Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM).
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Latino Virtual Museum Blog

Visit LVM Tumblr Blog
Check out our feature on Dia de los Muertos year round submissions!
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Check out Mi Tierra, Mi Mundo/My Land, My World

Latinos and STEM
Check out Mi Tierra, Mi Mundo/My Land, My World, a series of bilingual immersive real-virtual watershed experiences and resources.
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3D visualization
Come experience the community of Ancient Peoples/Modern Migrations through the lens of immersive 3D visualization.
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Visit LVM Interactive Archive

Visit LVM Interactive Archive
Explore a menu of bilingual mixed media resources...
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Latino Virtual Museum Blog

Visit LVM BLOG Archive
Check out our archived blogspot on creating the Smithsonian Latino Virtual Museum (LVM).
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