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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Mexico

1987Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco
1987Historic Centre of Oaxaca and Archaeological Site of Monte Albán
1987Historic Centre of Puebla
1987Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of Palenque
1987Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan
1987Sian Ka'an
1988Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
1988Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza
1991Historic Centre of Morelia
1992El Tajin, Pre-Hispanic City
1993Historic Centre of Zacatecas
1993Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco
1993Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
1994Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl
1996Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
1996Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal
1997Hospicio Cabañas, Guadalajara
1998Archaeological Zone of Paquimé, Casas Grandes
1998Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
1999Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco
1999Historic Fortified Town of Campeche
2002Ancient Maya City of Calakmul, Campeche
2003Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda of Querétaro
2004Luis Barragán House and Studio
2005Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California
2006Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of Tequila
2007Central University City Campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
2008Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve
2008Protective town of San Miguel and the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco
2010Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
2010Prehistoric Caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of Oaxaca

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves in Mexico

YearSite Name
1977La Michilía
1979Montes Azules
1986El Cielo
1986Sian Ka'an
1988Sierra de Manantlán
1993Alto Golfo de California
1993El Triunfo
1993El Vizcaíno
1993Región de Calakmul
1995Islas del Golfo de California
2001Sierra Gorda
2003Banco Chinchorro
2003Sierra La Laguna
2004Ría Celestún
2004Ría Lagartos
2006Arrecife Alacranes
2006Barranca de Metztilan
2006Cumbres de Monterrey
2006La Encrucijada
2006La Primavera
2006La Sepultura
2006Laguna Madre y Delta de Rio Bravo
2006Los Tuxtlas
2006Maderas del Carmen, Coahuila
2006Mariposa Monarca
2006Pantanos de Centla
2006Selva El Ocote
2006Sierra de Huautla
2006Sistema Arrecifal Veracruzano
2006Volcan Tacana
2007Sierra de Alamos - Río Cuchujaqui
2008Isla Marietas
2009Lagunas de Montebello

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