Ancestral animals

Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco1993

UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

Among the motifs embodied in stone there are animals that make up the fauna of the place, such as the peninsular pronghorn, the fastest mammal in America. Currently in danger of extinction, today there’s a conservation program that has shown excellent results.


  • Title: Ancestral animals
  • Creator: Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco
  • Date Created: 1993
  • Location Created: Mexico
  • Rights: Visit Baja California Sur
  • Location: Mexico
  • Inscription Criteria: Criteria: (i)(iii)
  • Date of Inscription: 1993
  • Category of Site: Cultural site

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