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Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso

 
 
Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 23, 2017
1. Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso Marker
Inscription.  
Esta casa (hoy reconstruida)
fue de los Condes de San
Mateo Valparaiso construida
en 1769-1772 por el Maestro
de Arquitectura Francisco Guerrero
Torres.
Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.

English translation:
This house (now reconstructed) was that of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso, constructed in 1769-1772 by the Master Architect Francisco Guerrero Torres.
Office of Monuments of the Colony and the Republic

 
Erected by Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.
 
Location. 19° 25.887′ N, 99° 8.191′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Calle Isabel la Católica just north of Calle de Venustiano Carranza, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 44 Calle Isabel la Católica, Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06000, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Benito Ricardo Ramírez Espíndola (within shouting distance of
Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 23, 2017
2. Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso Marker
this marker); Hotel de la Gran Sociedad (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); La Casa Boker (about 90 meters away); Factor Antonio de la Cadena (about 120 meters away); Fencing and Gymnastics Teachers’ School (about 150 meters away); Calle de Motolinia (about 150 meters away); Hospital del Espíritu Santo (about 150 meters away); House of the Condes de Miravalle (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesPolitics
 
Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, January 23, 2017
3. Palace of the Counts of San Mateo Valparaiso Marker
A different view of the corner of the Palace and the marker. Note the very high first floor of the building, also known as the Palace of Iturbide.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 101 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 15, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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