Uxmal

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Uxmal
Uxmal Pyramid of the Magician.jpg
Uxmal is located in Mesoamericae
Uxmal
Uxmal
Location within Mesoamerica
Location
Coordinates 20°21′34″N 89°46′17″W / 20.35944°N 89.77139°W / 20.35944; -89.77139
Kintra Mexico
Region Yucatán
History
Ither names Óoxmáal
Cultur Maya ceevilization
Period Late Classic tae Terminal Classic
Offeecial name: Pre-Hispanic Toun o Uxmal
Type Cultural
Criterie i, ii, iii
Designatit 1996 (20t session)
Reference No. 791
State Pairty Mexico
Region Laitin Americae an the Caribbean

Uxmal (Yucatec Maya: Óoxmáal [óˑʃmáˑl]) is an auncient Maya ceety o the classical period in present-day Mexico. It is considered ane o the maist important airchaeological steids o Maya cultur, alang wi Chichen Itza in Mexico; Caracol an Xunantunich in Belize, an Tikal in Guatemala. It is locatit in the Puuc region an is considered ane o the Maya ceeties maist representative o the region's dominant airchitectural style. It haes been designatit a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid in recogneetion o its signeeficance.