Ruins of León Viejo - Nagarote

The Ruins of León Viejo comprise an archaeological site that holds one of the oldest Spanish colonial settlements in the Americas (1524). It has been uniquely preserved because it didn't develop further: the town was finally abandoned after an earthquake in 1610.The ruins of this former provincial capital were re-discovered in 1968. As a result of excavations, it’s known that the city had a similar sketch to almost all cities of Latin America in that time, in form of an exact squa

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Type : Heritage Site
Country: Nicaragua
Continent: North America
Annual Visitors : 0