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Centro Histórico, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Valley of Mexico (The Central Highlands)
 

House of the Mayorazgo de Guerrero

 
 
House of the Mayorazgo de Guerrero Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 11, 2018
1. House of the Mayorazgo de Guerrero Marker
Inscription.  

Esta casa fue del Mayorazgo de Guerrero reconstruida a fines del siglo XVII.
Dirección de monumentos coloniales y de la República.

English translation:
This house was the Mayorazgo de Guerrero, reconstructed at the end of the 17th century.
Office of Monuments of the Colony and the Republic.
 
Erected by Dirección de Monumentos Coloniales y de la República.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraMan-Made Features.
 
Location. 19° 26.008′ N, 99° 7.802′ W. Marker is in Centro Histórico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Calle Moneda just east of Lic. Verdad, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Centro Histórico, Ciudad de México 06000, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named House of the Mayorazgo de Guerrero (a few steps from this marker); The First Printing Press in the Americas (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Manuel Nicolás Carpancho (about 90
House of the Mayorazgo de Guerrero and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, October 11, 2018
2. House of the Mayorazgo de Guerrero and Marker
The marker is towards the right on the building seen in this view towards the east along Calle Moneda. Note that its 'twin' is just east along Moneda and also has its own marker.
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meters away); Miguel Cabrera (about 90 meters away); First Post Office in New Spain (about 90 meters away); Meeting of Juan Diego and Archbishop Zumárraga (about 120 meters away); Hospital Amor de Dios (about 120 meters away); House of Íñigo Noriega (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Centro Histórico.
 
Regarding House of the Mayorazgo de Guerrero. The houses were originally built in the 16th century by Juan Guerrero de Luna and his wife Beatriz Gómez Dávila when his family received a land grant from the Spanish King Felipe II. They were remodeled in the 17th century.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 27, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 27, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

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