Tikal

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Tikal

Tikal is the largest city of the Maya civilization’s Classic period and home to Temple IV which was the second largest structure in the New World until the first skyscrapers were built in North America. A project team from UC Berkeley traveled to Tikal to digitally preserve the temples and aid local restoration activities.

Country
Guatemala
Field Documentation
November 17, 2005
Culture
Maya
Historical Period
400 CE - 900 CE
Location
17° 13' 19" N, 89° 37' 25" W
Site Authority
Instituto de Antroplogia e Historia, Guatemala

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