Flores in Municipality of Flores, Petén, Guatemala
Also known as Temple of Masks. Was built around the year 700 AD, by the ruler Jasaw Chan K'awiil I, as a mortuary monument for his wife, Kalajuun Une' Mo'.
Erected by Parque Nacional Tikal.
Location. 17° 13.321′ N, 89° 37.455′ W. Marker is in Flores, Petén, in Municipality of Flores. Touch for map. The marker is near Temple II at Tikal National Park in Petén, Guatemala. Marker is in this post office area: Flores, Petén 17001, Guatemala.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Temple III at Tikal National Park (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); East Plaza at Tikal (about 180 meters away); Temple V at Tikal (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The Bat Palace (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Great Pyramid (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Sloping Panel Temple at Tikal National Park Twin Pyramid Complex N (approx. half a kilometer away); The "Acanaladuras" Palace (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flores.
Categories. • Anthropology • Architecture • Man-Made Features • Native Americans •
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