Flores in Municipality of Flores, Petén, Guatemala
The “Acanaladuras” Palace
Palacio de las Acanaladuras
Es un complejo de edificios residenciales conocidos como Palacio de las Acanaladuras el cual debe su nombre a la decoración en forma de paneles con acanaladuras verticales que tiene en los muros que rodean el patio interior. El ingreso a este palacio se realiza por la fachada Norte y forma un angosto pasaje o túnel que se ubica en el extremo Este y permite el ingreso directamente al patio central.
Is a complex of residential buildings known as the "Acanaladuras" Palace, which owes it name to the decor in the form of panels having vertical grooves in the walls surrounding the courtyard. The entrance to the palace is through the north facade and forms a narrow passage or tunnel that is located on the east end and allows direct entry to the central courtyard.
Erected by Palacio Nacional Tikal.
Location. 17° 13.168′ N, 89° 37.189′ W. Marker is in Flores, Petén, in Municipality of Flores. Touch for map. 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 V at Tikal (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); East Plaza at Tikal (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Temple II (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Temple III at Tikal National Park (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Great Pyramid (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Sloping Panel Temple at Tikal National Park (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); The Bat Palace (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Tikal Archaeological Park (approx. 0.9 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flores.
Categories. • Architecture • Man-Made Features • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 24, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 129 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 24, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.