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Hispanic Heritage Month runs from September 15th through October 15th each year and celebrates the history and contributions of Hispanics and Latinos. At this year’s Family Day, the Virginia Hispanic Foundation joins the VMFA to discover and explore the culture of Puerto Rico in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Often called an island, Puerto Rico is actually an archipelago, which is a chain of islands. Here are some more fun facts about Puerto Rico you might not have known!