The site of Ake also includes a hacienda and a working henequen plantation.

On top of the main pyramid at Ake

Foxy's along for the climb

It's been there for centuries, right?

At the top

More columns

Some of the ancient equipment

From inside the factory

Tracks run through the building

Cleaning up at end of day

Henequen ready to process

Lots of it everywhere

The henequen factory

Part of the henequen transport and delivery system

More of Ake and the Hacienda

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