Miami in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Menendez on Biscayne Bay
Erected 1972 by Historical Association of Southern Florida.
Location. 25° 46.553′ N, 80° 11.514′ W. Marker is in Miami, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of NE 1st Avenue and NE 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Formerly located at Biscayne Park on Flagler Street, the marker is now located at the entrance of the Gesu Catholic Church in downtown Miami. It appears to be a temporary site. Marker is at or near this postal address: 118 NE 2nd Street, Miami FL 33132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Gesu Catholic Church (here, next to this marker); Tequesta (here, next to this marker); Great Miami Hurricane of 1926 (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Dade County (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Tower of Snow (approx. 0.3 miles away); Saving the Circle (approx. half a mile away); The Miami Circle (approx. half a mile away); The Miami Circle at Brickell Point (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Miami.
Also see . . . Pedro MenÚndez de AvilÚs. (Submitted on September 7, 2015, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida.)
Categories. • Exploration • Hispanic Americans • Native Americans •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 149 times since then and 79 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.