Monte Alban
 

monte alban in oaxaca, mexico / photo by Pablo Mendez (12497 bytes)Monte Alban is situated 9 km from the City of Oaxaca in the State of Oaxaca, Mexico on the top of a mountain leveled artificially.

In Monte Alban you can visit one of the most important archaeological zones in Mexico, which was an important ceremonial center and a fortress of the Olmeca, Mixteca and Zapoteca cultures. monte alban, oaxaca, mexico monte alban, oaxaca, mexico monte alban, oaxaca, mexico

Among Monte Alban main constructions are:

  • El Edifico de los Danzantes (the Edifice ofalban07.jpg (5726 bytes) the Dancers) Photo by Pablo Mendez (724 bytes)

  • The Juego de Pelota (the Ball Game) Photo by Pablo Mendez (724 bytes)

  • The Tumba Siete (Tomb number Seven) Photo by Pablo Mendez (724 bytes)



     


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