Palín, Escuintla, Guatemala
The Ceiba, Guatemala's National Tree
Acuerdo gubernativo 8 de marzo 1955
Direccion General Forestal
Ministerio de Agricultura
The Ceiba, Guatemala’s National Tree
Named by Governmental Decree on March 8, 1955
Forestry Department, Ministry of Agriculture
Erected by Dirección General Forestal, Ministerio de Agricultura.
Location. 14° 24.252′ N, 90° 41.907′ W. Marker is in Palín, Escuintla. Marker is on 1ra Avenida just from 1ra Calle, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. The marker is at the base of the ceiba tree in front of the Catholic Church of Palín, San Cristóbal Mártir.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 18 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tribute to General Justo Rufino Barrios (approx. 14.4 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez); San Pedro las Huertas Catholic Church (approx. 14.8 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez); Doña Beatriz de la Cueva (approx. 15 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez); Founding of the First Capital of Guatemala (approx. 15.1 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez); Esquisuchil (approx. 16.1 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez); Walter Williams in Guatemala (approx. 16.1 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez); Catholic Church of Santa Ana (approx. 16.3 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez); Juanito Cucuy Taj (approx. 16.7 kilometers away in Sacatepéquez).
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