Tag archive for ‘Chichén Itzá’
By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, June 17th, 2021

Summer solstice in Chichen-Itzá will take place next Sunday, June 20

Yucatán, Mexico (June 17, 2021).- “Next Sunday, June 20th, archaeoastronomical phenomena related to the summer solstice will be recorded in different Maya archaeological sites along the Peninsula, among More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 10th, 2021

Mexican women architects in charge of the Maya Train urban design

Mérida, Yucatán, (March 10, 2021).-The architects Gabriela Bojalil and Ana Elena GayAranda, from the DAFDdf and AE GAYARANDA firms respectively, carried out the architectural design of the two main Maya Train More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, January 25th, 2021

Amidst pandemic, Chichén Itzá is the second most visited archaeological site in Mexico

In the last four months of last year, the Maya archaeological site received 255 thousand people in the last 4 months of the year. MÉRIDA, Yucatán.- Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, the Chichen Itzá More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020

Autumn equinox in Chichén Itzá: the feathered serpent makes a triumphal entry

Summer got behind us to make way for Autumn, the exact time in Mexico was 8:32 am on Tuesday, September 22. Like every year, during this change of season, Yucatán received the visit of Kukulcán in the archaeological 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...