Visual Timeline: Inca Architecture

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1425 CE - 1532 CE: The Inca Empire flourishes in South America.
 
 
1438 CE: Pachacunti Inca Yupanqui begins a rebuilding programme in the Inca capital of Cuzco.
 
 
1450 CE: Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui founds Machu Picchu in the High Andes.
 
 
1493 CE - 1526 CE: Huayna Capac reigns as Inca leader and constructs fortresses, religious temples and roads throughout the empire.
 
 
 
 
 
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