La Cañada in Municipality of El Marqués, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
del Estado, mediante Ley número
82 expedida el 21 de Diciembre de 1948,
restituyó a esta Villa el nombre de
que primitivamente tuvo, dándole al
Municipio de que es cabecera a la
denominación de “El Marqués”, en memoria
del insigne benefactor de Querétaro,
don Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana,
Marqués de la Villa del Villar de Aguila.
as it was known historically, while giving to the municipality of which it is the seat the name of El Marqués, in memory of the illustrious benefactor of Querétaro, Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana, Marquis of the Villa of Villar de Aguila.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. A significant historical date for this entry is December 21, 1948.
Location. 20° 36.377′ N, 100° 19.896′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Cañada, Querétaro 76240, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Foundation of La Cañada (a few steps from this marker); The Temple of San Pedro (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bicentennial of Mexican Independence (within shouting distance of this marker); El Marqués Cultural Center (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Small Church (about 150 meters away); The Escandón Bathing Pools (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The "El Capulín" Reservoir (approx. 1.1 kilometers away); Pan Dulce Monument (approx. 1.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Cañada.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2017. It was originally submitted on November 21, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 163 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 21, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.