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Guadalajara in Municipality of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico — The Pacific Coast (and Central Highlands)
 

The Plaza of Saint Augustine

 
 
The Plaza of Saint Augustine Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 6, 2018
1. The Plaza of Saint Augustine Marker
Inscription.  
Aqui estuvo la Plaza de San Agustin hasta el año de 1856 en que dió principio la construcción de este Teatro.


Instituto Jalisciense de Antropología e Historia
H. Ayuntamiento 1968-1970 - I.N.A.H.


English translation:
Here was the Plaza of Saint Augustine until 1856 when construction began on this Theater.

Jalisco Institute of Anthropology and History
The Honorable City Council INAH

 
Erected by Instituto Jalisciense de Antropología e Historia, Honorable Ayuntamiento 1968-1970, INAH.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial EraMan-Made FeaturesParks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 20° 40.613′ N, 103° 20.685′ W. Marker is in Guadalajara, Jalisco, in Municipality of Guadalajara. Marker is on Paseo Hospicio just east of Calle Degollado, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guadalajara, Jalisco 44100, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within
The Plaza of Saint Augustine Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 6, 2018
2. The Plaza of Saint Augustine Marker
The marker can be seen here on the southern elevation of the Degollado Theater, roughly above a three-sided tourist map right of center in this view.
walking distance of this marker. The Degollado Theater (a few steps from this marker); Temple of Saint Augustine (a few steps from this marker); The First City Councils of Guadalajara (within shouting distance of this marker); House of Pedro Gómez Maraver (within shouting distance of this marker); The Convent of Saint Mary of Grace (within shouting distance of this marker); The Justice Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Church of San Miguel (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Beatriz Hernández (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guadalajara.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 6, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 6, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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