Mexico uncovers ‘elite’ Mayan palace used to home ancient rulers

Mexican archaeologists uncovered earlier this month a palace-esque structure used to house Mayan people in the ancient Kabah site, Mexico’s Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) announced. The discovery marks the first-ever finding of such a structure used for residential purposes in the Mayan site, located in the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico. According to INAH, […]

Ancient Maya grave found in Mexico as tourist rail project advances

Mexican archaeologists unearthed a richly adorned human body in a grave that could be more than 1,000 years old, in an area where workers were finishing construction on a major tourist rail project, the country’s national antiquities institute INAH said on Monday. The discovery took place this month during archaeological salvage work carried out […]