Kids throughout the community are invited to submit their drawings about Chamizal National Memorial to be posted here on the web. For every picture you submit, you need to have at least two sentences describing your drawing before we can publish your work.
What makes Chamizal so special?
Second graders from area elementary schools in the El Paso Independent School District drew pictures that help answer this question.
What do you think makes Chamizal so special?
Drawings can be mailed (see below) to Chamizal staff. Have fun and can't wait to see your drawings!
Chamizal National Memorial
Did You Know?
During the talks that led up to the Chamizal Convention, instead of rendering handshakes, both Presidents Kennedy and Johnson were encouraged to greet their Mexican counterparts with an Abrazo – a customary embrace that is still widely practiced in the Southwest.