Kaminaljuyu

Kaminaljuyu

 

Kaminaljuyu is located at Calzada San Juan 30 avenida zona 7, Guatemala City.

The archaeological site Kaminaljuyú was the most important pre-Hispanic regional capital of the central Guatemalan highlands, it is estimated that Kaminaljuyú came to group up to 220 constructions, of which some reached 20 meters in height, occupying an area of ​​5 square kilometers (Cardinal cited by Vásquez and Rivas, 2018).

English

Phrase: Treasures that hold the history of the Mayan civilization.

Fuente: Elaboración propia

The Stela 11 is an archaeological piece found in the city of Kaminaljuyú. The image carved in the stone represents a standing ruler, with a very elaborated outfit and on his head is a representation of the “Principal Bird” at their feet, on both...

The Acropolis is an architectural set which housed the Kaminaljuyu’s elite. This archaeological site occupied much of 7 and 11 zones of the city, but has been gradually destroyed, there are currently several sheltered mounds, mainly in the...

Elaboración Propia

Phrase: Treasures that hold the history of the Mayan civilization.

 

Kaminaljuyu is located at Calzada San Juan 30 avenida zona 7, Guatemala City.

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Compartimos información de expertos sobre temas de Cultura Maya, incluyendo los arqueólogos de Tulán.