Mexico Facts – Interesting Facts About Mexico

Mexico Fun Facts

Mexico is home to a very rare rabbit called volcano rabbit. It lives near Mexican volcanoes.

San Francisco was part of Mexico until the Mexican-American War in 1848.

The world’s fattest country is Mexico.

Olmec is the first great Civilization of Mexico. It was established from 1500 B.C. to 400 B.C.

Yucantan, Mexico was named after a misunderstanding. When Spaniards asked the locals what the place was called, they replied “Yucantan,” which in their language means “I don’t understand you.”

Millions of monarch butterflies migrate from the U.S. and Canada to Mexico.

Mexico has the second largest Catholic citizens in the world after Brazil.

Chihuahuas, the world’s smallest dog is named after a Mexican state.

Modern Mexicans are a blend of many ancient civilizations, including Olmec, Zapotec, Toltec, Maya, Inca, Aztec, African, French, and Spanish.

The Chichen Itza Pyramid in Mexico is one of the Seven Wonders of the World.