kids encyclopedia robot

Cueva de Los Indios facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Cueva de Los Indios
Nearest city Loíza, Puerto Rico
NRHP reference No. 82003823
Added to NRHP June 24, 1982

Cueva de Los Indios, also known as the Cueva Punta Maldonado site, in the municipality of Loíza, Puerto Rico, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

It is a "small" cave with petroglyphs that were, as of 1981, well-preserved, with no evidence of vandalism or other disturbance. In 1981 it was asserted that site is the "only recorded ceremonial cave in the northeastern coast of Puerto Rico that corresponds to the Taino aboriginal occupation" and that it was a site with high archeological research potential.

Women's History Month on Kiddle
Women Scientists of Antiquity
Mary the Jewess
kids search engine
Cueva de Los Indios Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.