San José in Municipality of San José, Costa Rica
Monument to the National Flag of Costa Rica
El 12 de noviembre de 1848
Siendo Presidente de la Republica
Don Jose Maria Castro Madriz
y confeccionado por Doña
Pacifica Fernandez de Castro
en este lugar se izo nuestro
pabellón nacional por vez primera
1848 – 12 noviembre de 1960
On November 12, 1848
Under the President of the Republic José María Castro Madriz
and made by Pacífica Fernández de Castro,
in this place our national banner was raised for the first time.
1848 – November 12 - 1960
Erected 1960 by Municipalidad de San José y el Comité Cívico Nacional.
Location. 9° 55.988′ N, 84° 4.775′ W. Marker is in San José, San José, in Municipality of San José. Marker is on Avenida 2 just east of Calle 2, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San José 10104, Costa Rica.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance The Declaration of Central American Independence (a few steps from this marker); The 150th Anniversary of the First Catholic Diocese in Costa Rica (within shouting distance of this marker); The University of Santo Tomás (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Juan Mora Fernández (about 210 meters away); Juan Rafael Mora Porras (about 210 meters away); Braulio Carrillo Colina (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); The 140th Anniversary of the San Juan de Dios Hospital (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Juan Vazquez de Coronado (approx. 0.7 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San José.
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