Tag archive for ‘Archaeology’
By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021

More and more tourists are visiting the archaeological site of Oxtankah, Quintana Roo

CHETUMAL, QUINTANA ROO, (June 30, 2021).- The Oxtankah archaeological site, located 10 minutes from Calderitas, managed to recover in the first five months of this year, attracting more than three thousand visitors, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, March 30th, 2020

Maintenance works are carried out in Chichén Itzá

Rehabilitation of the trails, pruning and brush removal, are some of the maintenance works carried out at the Chichén Itza archaeological zone. With the COVID-19 pandemic, Chichén Itzá was forced to be More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, March 15th, 2020

Chichén Itzá will open for the Spring Equinox, but with limited access

The Yucatan State Ministry of Culture reported that all events and art activities in theaters, concert halls, cultural centers and archaeological zones scheduled between March 20 and April 20 will be rescheduled More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Stone tables found in Chichen Itza reveal unknown information on the ancient Maya

A recent finding recorded in Chichen Itza has just amazed specialists. The discovery of a stone table featuring hieroglyphs and patterns of human figures over one thousand year old. Archaeologist José Francisco More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, October 31st, 2019

Archaeologists discover secret Aztec tunnel built 600 years ago by emperor Moctezuma

Archaeologists discover secret Aztec tunnel adorned with carvings and paintings under bustling street in Mexico that was built by Emperor Montezuma 600 years ago. Workers stumbled upon a 15th century tunnel while More...