San José, Costa Rica
The National Monument of Costa Rica
Monumento Nacional de Costa Rica
de la Campaña Nacional
Batalla de Santa-Rosa
20 marzo 1856.
Batalla de Rivas
11 abril 1856.
Toma de los vapores
en San Juan del Norte
25 diciembre 1856
The Leaders of the Central American National Campaign
Battle of Santa Rosa
March 20, 1856.
Battle of Rivas
April 11, 1856.
Seizing of the Filibusters' Steamships
in San Juan del Norte
December 25, 1856
Location. 9° 56.082′ N, 84° 4.244′ W. Marker is in San José, San José. Marker can be reached from Avenida 3, Paseo de la Damas just from Calle 15. Click for map. The monument is located in the National Park (Parque Nacional).
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Andrés Bello (within shouting distance of this marker); Miguel Hidalgo (within shouting distance of this marker); Christopher Columbus in Costa Rica (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Juan Vazquez de Coronado (approx. 0.4 kilometers away).
Regarding The National Monument of Costa Rica. The National Monument of Costa Rica is
The National Monument, a sculpture cast in bronze on a pedestal, includes five female figures carrying weapons and driving away a male figure. A second male figure lies on the ground near the scene. The women are considered to be representative of the five Central American nations. The figure representing Costa Rica is seen comforting the wounded Nicaragua. Honduras
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