Widely considered the most atmospheric and magical of the Mayan sites, Palenque was at its peak from 600 to 700 CE. It is famed for its unique and impressive architecture and royal history.
Quick Facts on Palenque
- Other names
Parque Nacional Palenque
- 600-700 CE
- Phone number
- 916/345-0356 (Palenque tourist office)
- Opening hours
- Site and shops: daily 8am to 4:45pm
Museum: Tue-Sun 10am-5pm
- $7 (plus $5 for using a video camera)
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