The Ministry of Culture’s mission is to provide effective public support for creators, promote art and culture, protect our heritage,  safeguard our plurality and bring artistic activities to children and youth.

The ceremony, at which President Enrique Peña Nieto swore in Rafael Tovar y de Teresa as Minister of Culture, was also attended by the Ministry of the Interior, Miguel Angel Osorio Chong,  Ministry of Public Education, Aurelio Nuño Mayer; and Head of the President’s Office, Francisco Guzmán Ortiz.