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Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco

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Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco

Date of Inscription1999
CategoryCultural Sites

Xochicalco is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a fortified political, religious and commercial centre from the troubled period of 650–900 that followed the break-up of the great Mesoamerican states such as Teotihuacan, Monte Albán, Palenque and Tikal.

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Capital: Mexico City (Distrito Federal)
Currency: Mexican peso (MXN)
Language: Spanish
Time Zone: UTC-6

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