Altun Ha Belize

Altun Ha is a Mayan site located near the Caribbean Sea in eastern Belize. Dating from the Maya Classic era, it contains several pyramids, the tallest of which rises 54 feet high.

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249551
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Altun Ha
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Timeline

550
Construction of most of the Mayan temples and other structures at Altun Ha.
1968
Excavation of the Temple of Masonry Altars at Altun Ha reveals priestly tombs.
2000
The ruins at Altun Ha are restored and stabilized.