Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Central Highlands
The Chapel of the Dead
En el siglo XIX esta capilla fue depósito de cadáveres de pordioseros e indigentes. Se le conoció como Capilla de los Muertos.
In the 19th century this chapel was where the bodies of beggars and the indigent were held before burial. It was known as the Chapel of the Dead.
Erected by Ciudad de México.
Location. 19° 26.341′ N, 99° 8.362′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Belisario Domínguez just west of Héroes de 57, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06000, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Convent of La Concepción (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Convent of La Concepción (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Aquiles Serdán (about 180 meters away); Parish of San Lorenzo, Deacon and Martyr Guglielmo Marconi (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Cámara de Diputados (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Church of San Andrés (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Teatro Iturbide (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.