Teotihuacán de Arista in Municipality of Teotihuacán, Estado de Mexico, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Late Occupation of Teotihuacan and the Mexica Presence
Siglos después del abandono de Teotihuacan, los mexicas fueron atraídos y asombrados por la presencia de construcciones que según ellos, habían sido creadas por los dioses. Incluso hicieron peregrinaciones a esta ciudad y realizaron excavaciones para obtener objetos que posteriormente fueron depositados en las ofrendas de su Templo Mayor en la ciudad de México-Tenochtitlan.
Si necesitas investigar u obtener mayor información sobre Teotihuacan, te sugerimos visitar la Biblioteca del Centro de Estudios Teotihuacanos, donde podrás consultar más de 4000 titulos sobre temas de arqueología, antropología e historia. Además, el Centro de Estudios Teotihuacanos cuenta con videoteca, fototeca y planoteca abiertas al público.
El Centro de Estudios Teotihuacanos se localiza frente a la puerta
El horario de atención al público es de lunes a viernes de 9:00 a 17:00 horas.
Centuries later, the Mexica came to Teotihuacan and were astonished by the presence of buildings that, according to them, had been created by the gods. They even made pilgrimages to this city and made excavations looking for objects that were subsequently deposited as offerings in their Templo Mayor (“Great Temple”) in their capital city of Tenochtitlan, which is now Mexico City.
If you need to investigate or learn more about Teotihuacan, we invite you to visit the Library located at the Teotihuacan Research Center containing more than 4000 books specialized on archaeology, anthropology and history. In addition, the Teotihuacan Research Center has an audiovisual and photo archives, and a reser- voir
The Teotihuacan Research Center is located opposite to gate 5. We suggest you to follow the path indicated in the map, it takes approximately 17 minutes walking.
Opens Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 17:00 hours.
Erected by Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (INAH).
Location. 19° 41.79′ N, 98° 50.681′ W. Marker is in Teotihuacán de Arista, Estado de Mexico, in Municipality of Teotihuacán. Marker can be reached from Route 132 just east of Avenida Pirámides. Touch for map. The marker is south of the Plaza of the Moon, on the left while heading south on the Calzada de los Muertos at the Teotihuacan Archaeological Site. Marker is in this post office area: Teotihuacán de Arista, Estado de Mexico 55880, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Temple of Agriculture (within shouting distance of this marker); The Puma Mural (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Miccoatli (about 120 meters away); The Quetzalpapálotl Architectural Complex (about 120 meters away); The Pyramid of the Moon (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The History of Teotihuacán (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Importance of the Pyramid of the Sun (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); A Ceremonial Incense Burner (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Teotihuacán de Arista.
Categories. • Anthropology • Man-Made Features • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 68 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.