Mesoamerican Timelines

Migration from Asia across Bering Strait: 30,000-11,000 B.C.

Pre Classic Maya: 2000 B.C. – A.D. 250

Olmec Culture: 1500 B.C. – A.D.100

Teotihuacan Culture: 150 B.C – A.D. 600

Classic Maya: A.D. 250 – 900

Post Classic Maya: A.D. 900 – 1600

Spanish Colonial Period: A.D. 1500 – 1800

Independent nations of Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras & El Salvador: A.D. 1821 to the present