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- Info País: Mexico
Estado: Oaxaca
Local: Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan
Temas Geográficos:
Archaeological Sites

Monte Alban is a large pre-Columbian archaeological site in the Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan Municipality in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca, located only approximately 9 km from the capital, Oaxaca city.

Besides being one of the earliest cities of Mesoamerica, Monte Albán was the pre-eminent Zapotec sociopolitical and economic center for close to a thousand years.

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