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Atapuerca archaeological site

  • Atapuerca archaeological site. Burgos © Benito Arnáiz. Castilla y León

    Atapuerca archaeological site. Burgos © Benito Arnáiz. Castilla y León

  

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Archaeological site

Style

Prehistoric
Zona Sierra de Atapuerca
09199 Atapuerca
Burgos, Castile-Leon
Burgos

Telephone+34 947257067

Fax+34 947257067

E-mailinformacion@fundacionatapuerca.es

Websitehttp://www.atapuerca.org/

The most important sites for palaeontology in all of Europe.

It has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

The palaeontological site of Atapuerca is one of Europe's most notable, and has traces of hominid life in the area from a million years ago. The site lies in the small municipality of Atapuerca, about 20 kilometres north east of Burgos. The Sima de los Huesos is a cave where bones from over 32 bodies of people of all different ages and both genders have been discovered, and is one of the best known examples of a colony from that era.

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