Piedras Negras

Piedras Negras is in Guatemala.

For other places with the same name, see Piedras Negras (disambiguation).

Understand

The archaeological ruins known as Piedras Negras are located on the eastern bank of the Usumacinta River, just opposite the Mexican border in northwestern Guatemala. The site was one of the largest and most important of the Classic Maya period. It originally had many many magnificent limestone sculptures, relief panels, and stelae, but most are now located in museums.

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Consulates

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Routes through Piedras Negras

Ciudad Acuña Jiménez  NW  SE  Hidalgo Nuevo Laredo


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