Chimú 101

Chimú 101

Once one of the largest cities in the Americas, Chan Chan was the capital city of the ancient Chimú civilization. How long ago did the Chimú people live, and what brought about the fall of their civilization? Learn about the artistry and ingenuity that resulted in countless adobe palaces and how the legacy of the Chimú endures today.


5 - 12+


Geography, Human Geography, Social Studies, Ancient Civilizations

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Clint Parks
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October 19, 2023

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