The Aztecs, a people with a rich mythology and cultural heritage, dominated
central Mexico in the 14th, 15th and 16th centuries.
Civilizations like the Olmec, Maya, Aztec and Inca all built pyramids to house their
deities, as well as to bury their kings. In many of their great city-states, ...
However the Great Pyramid of Giza is higher at 138.8 m (455 feet). The Aztecs
believed that Xelhua built the Great Pyramid of Cholula. Today the pyramid at first
Aztec temples were often part of a step-pyramid, and they often faced west. A
flight of steps led up to the sanctuary and there was a sacrificial altar at the top of
Jun 15, 2014 ... Aztec civilization reached its height in the early 16th century. Explore the capital
of their empire, Tenochtitlán, home to elaborate yet sacred ...
The Aztecs, however, were not the first to settle Mexico's fertile central valley. Just
outside their city are the mysterious Pyramids of Teotihuacán, magnificent both ...
In Pyramid Solitaire - Aztec help raise the pyramids to the Aztec Gods in this
The Aztec pyramids served as religious centers. Aztecs had a polytheistic society,
with three head gods: Huitzilopochtli, Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca.
History >> Aztec, Maya, and Inca for Kids The Maya civilization is famous for its
architecture. Many city-states built large palaces, pyramids, and other public ...
Here we compiled a list of Great Mayan pyramid sites (and a one Aztec and one
Toltec, too): 1. El Castillo Pyramid in Chichen Itza – Seen on most Chichen Itza ...