Tilaco in Landa de Matamoros, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands (North America)
San Francisco de Tilaco Franciscan Mission
Sierra Gorda Franciscan Missions UNESCO World Heritage Site
A título de la Convención concierniente a la protección del Patrimonio Mundial, Cultural y Natural, las Misiones Franciscanas de la Sierra Gorda figurán en la Lista del Patrimonio Mundial. La inscripción en esta Lista consagra el valor universal excepcional de un bien cultural o natural con la finalidad de que éste sea protegido para el beneficio de toda la humanidade.
San Francisco del Valle de Tilaco
Erected by United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 2003.
Location. 21° 9.827′ N, 99° 11.507′ W. Marker is in Tilaco, Querétaro, in Landa de Matamoros. Marker is on Carretera La Lagunita - Tilaco, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tilaco QUE 76368, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 14 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 250th Anniversary of the Founding of the Mission at Tilaco (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa María del Agua de Landa Franciscan Mission (approx. 13.6 kilometers away); Tribute to Benito Juárez (approx. 13.6 kilometers away); 250th Anniversary of the Founding of the Mission at Landa de Matamoros (approx. 13.7 kilometers away); Saint Junípero Serra and the Five Sierra Gorda Missions (approx. 14.2 kilometers away).
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana. This page has been viewed 79 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Accra, Ghana.