South American Archaeology Websites

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General Resources and Programs

Lords of the Earth: Maya/Aztec/Inca Center

Anthropology Collections-Middle and South America

Latin American Archaeology Database, University of Pittsburgh


Arqueología Mexicana

Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies

Institute of Mesoamerican Studies

Mesoamerican Cultures List

Ancient Mesoamerican Writing

GB Online's Mesoamerica

Mesoamerican Archaeoastronomy

MesoAmerican Themes and Chaco Canyon

Mesoamerica Photo Galleries and Articles

Mesoamerican Photo Archives

El Gigante Rock Shelter: Archaic Mesoamerica and Transitions to Settled Life

Huichol Indians of Mexico, The Real Treasure of the Sierra Madre

Western Belize Regional Cave Project

Belize Valley Archaeology Reconnaissance Project

The Brass/El Pilar - Belieze River Archaeological Survey

Caracol Archaeological Project, Belize

Belize Report

An Archeological Survey of the Pichilingue Area

Prehistoric farming caused 'devastating' soil erosion


Maya Research Program

Maya Epigraphic Database Project

Chichen Itza, a Mayan ceremonial center

An Exploration of Trade and Commerce During the Mayan Period

Lost Kings of the Maya

Altar Q and Copán

Copán Update: Maya Tomb Ransacked

Lords of Copan

Interactive Archaeological Map of Copan

Maya Astronomy

Image Gallery of the Maya Dresden Codex

Mayan Epigraphic Database Project (MED)

Maya Hieroglyphic Writing

Mayan Ruins


The Ancient Maya Trivia Quiz


Photographs of Palenque and the Ancient Ruins of Mexico and Guatemala

The 1994 Field Season in South-Coastal Belize


Quetzalcoatl: The Man, The Myth, The Legend

Investigating Chinampa Farming Aztec

Aztec Calendar

Image Gallery of the Aztec Borgian Codex

Life of the Ancient Aztecs Trivia Quiz

Beliefs of the Ancient Aztecs Trivia Quiz


Aztec Art from the Teocalli (Great Temple)

Aztec Manuscripts

Ancient Aztec, Olmec, and Mesoamerica


Olmec Civilizations

Olmec Art

The Olmec

Temple of the Feathered Serpent

The Olmec, National Geographic

Faces of the Olmec... Tres Zapotes Region: Mexico

Economic Foundations of Olmec Civilization in the Gulf Coast Lowlands of México

Other Mesoamerica Cultures


Mixtec Codices

Learning to Read the Mixtec Codices


Andean Past

Andean and Tiwanaku Archaeology

Andes Photo Galleries and Articles

Archeaology in the Andes

Exploring Chavín de Huántar

Preceramic Society in the Central Andean Highlands

Images of Sites in Peru

The Territorial Expansion of the Tiwanaku Polity in the South Central Andes: a Study of Human-Land relationships in the Cochabamba Valleys, Bolivia

Ecological Complementarity in Cochabamba: Variation and Political Basis in Prehistoric Interregional Interaction

Center for Archaeological Research in Arequipa

Saraguro Archaeology, Equadorian highlands


Inca Archeaology

Inca Architecture

Machu Picchu

The Inca Trail to Machu Picchu - VIrtual Tour

Ice Mummies of the Inca

Machu Picchu - Civil Engineering Magazine

Machu Picchu - Home of the Ancients

The Lost City

The Ancient Inca Trivia Quiz

The Ancient Inca Trivia Quiz #2

Inca Trivia Quiz #2


Nazca Photographs

Nazca Lines

Nazca Lines

Nazca Lines

The lines of Peru


Las Lineas de Nasca

The Nazca Lines and the "Eye in the Sky" - an eclipse theory

Nazca Lines - Stock Photos

The Water Lines of Nazca

Tourists damage Nazca lines in Peru

Nazca Lines Links

Die Linien und Geoglyphen der Nazca-Kultur in Peru German


Applied Archaeology in the Bolivian Amazon

Chacha Picchu, New Discoveries in Amazonas, Peru

Chachapoyas - Warriors of the Clouds

Amazonian Archaeology and Archaeologists

Archaeologist Unearths Early Human CulturesS in

Amazonian Archaeology and Local Identities [DOC file]


Estancia La Maria - Argentinian Patagonia

French Archaeology in Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego

The Early Exploration and Colonization of the Southernmost Patagonia. What can Lithic Artifacts Tell Us?

Humans at the end of the Pleistocene In Fuego-Patagonia


Caribbean Archaeology

The International Association for Caribbean Archaeology (I.A.C.A.)

KACIKE: Journal of Caribbean Amerindian History and Anthropology

Ouacabou association

Archaeology at Cinnamon Bay, St. John's, U.S. Virgin Islands

Taíno Finds in Cuba

Anguilla's Precolumbian History

Caribbean archaeology: Indians in Suriname, Eustatius & Aruba

The Colonial Landscape of St Lucia, West Indies -- historical landscape archaeology field school

Pre-Columbus village unearthed on Virgin Islands

The Taino Indians and the Jose Maria Cave

Caribbean-Indian Spring: Clues to early Tainos?

Archaeological Study of a Limestone Sinkhole: Diving in Manantial de la Aleta, East National Park, Dominican Republic

Marine Archaeology of the Caribbean Draft Final

Island Voyagers: Caribbean Archaeology and Natural History - Archaeology of the Caribbean

The United Confederation of Taíno People (UCTP)

Ancient Beadmakers of the Caribbean


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