sensational findings in the Maya land



Treasure trove of Mayan cave paintings discovered in Yucatán (July 2018), English

Palenque, Mexico: Newly discovered mask in Palenque seems to portrait King Pakal (August 2018), English, German, Spanish


Xunantunich, Belize, part 1: Largest Mayan tomb discovered at Xunantunich (July 2016), English.

Xunantunich, Belize, part 2: Room with more than 200 carved wall drawings (August 1916), English.

City of the Jaguar, Honduras: Exclusive: Lost City Discovered in the Honduran Rain Forest (February / March 2015).
part 1: German,
parts 2 and 3: English
with many photos


Uxmal, Mexico: Archaeologists discovered a sealed door and further parts of a facade underneath the world-famous palace of the governor. Besides, not long ago, there were found 18 km of a sacbe, a paved "white road" leading from Uxmal to Kabah (October 2014), Spanish.

Lagunita and Tamchen, Mexico: Two Mayan cities of the Late Classic discovered in the jungle of Mexico (August 2014).



Nixtun-Ch'ich', Guatemala:  Discovery of a town hall with altars, incense burners and animal figures (English, with photos, June 10, 2014)

La Blanka, Guatemala: First finding of a Mayan mural painting in proper “moist-fresco” style (German, Nov. 2013)


Holmul, Guatemala: Excavation of a huge piece of frieze, until 95% preserved, 8 m long and 2 m wide. The main motive are the ruler Och Chan Yopaat and other persons with mountain spirits and Plumed Serpents (August 2013).


El Peru Waka, Guatemala: Finding of an inscription of 564 CE with a record of a princess "Dragon Queen”, Lady Ikoom (July 2013)


Chactun, Mexico: Discovery of a forgotten city in Mexico (June 2013)

El Zotz, Guatemala: Unearthing of a pyramid, a temple of the night sun, richly moulded and painted stucco masks and wooden panels with hieroglyphic inscriptions (July 2012).

La Corona, Guatemala: Newest find of a hieroglyphic writing bearing reference to the 21st of December 2012 (June 2012).


Xultun, Guatemala: Sensational find of a sunken house complex with wall painting. Astronomical calculations until the 8th millenia in the future (May 2012).