Facts About the Ancient Toltecs

The ancient Toltec civilization was dominated by its capital Tolán (Tula) in present-day central Mexico. The civilization flourished around 900–1150 AD after the destruction of Tula.

They Were Great Warriors

They Were Accomplished Artists and Sculptors

 They Practiced Human Sacrifice

They Had a Connection to Chichen Itza

They Had a Trade Network

They Founded the Cult of Quetzalcoatl

 Their Decline Is a Mystery

 The Aztec Empire Revered Them

Not long after the fall of the Toltec civilization, the Aztecs dominated central Mexico from the base of their power in the Texcoco Lake region.

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