Explore La Quemada, home of ancestors and mysteries

Zacatecas , Zacatecas

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The ruins of La Quemada are a unique treasure full of secrets to be unveiled.

EXPLORE THE SITE 
Get ready for your journey to La Quemada, an iconic pre-Columbian ruin. Stroll through the paths lined with vibrant red, yellow and orange flowers and be amazed at the mysteries of the old volcanic stone walls. 

DISCOVER AZTEC LEGENDS
Lose yourself in the labyrinthine walls that are, according to some, the ruins of Chicomoztoc, the legendary Place of the Seven Caves, which provided asylum to the Mexica on their journey from the mythical Aztlan in search of the promised land.
    
LEARN ABOUT THE REGIONAL HISTORY
Walk through the stone structures that were home to a flourishing Mesoamerican population. Tour the pre-Columbian Palaces that tell stories of miners and merchants. Explore the temples built for the old gods, and be amazed by the walled citadel that powerful warriors defended from the city's enemies.

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