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Paquimé Archaeological Site (Casas Grandes)

Casas Grandes adobe archeological site

Paquime or Casas Grandes is an ancient archaeological site in the state of Chihuahua in Mexico constructed before the arrival of Columbus. It is added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its historic and architectural importance. This is the largest adobe pueblo site in the region containing over 2000 rooms in total. Casas Grandes reached its political and economic peak between 1150 and 1450 AD with population reaching as many as 2500 people.

 

 

Location: Chihuahua  Map

Open: daily

 

 

 

Description of Paquime or Casas Grandes Archaeological Site

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Paquime or Casas Grandes Archaeological Site is designated as an UNESCO World Heritage Site due to its historic and architectural importance. This is the largest adobe pueblo site in the region containing over 2000 rooms in total. Casas Grandes reached its political and economic peak between 1150 and 1450 AD with population reaching as many as 2500 people.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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