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Near Santa Rosa Jáuregui in Municipality of Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

Santa Rosa de Viterbo

De Paseo por Querétaro

 
 
Santa Rosa de Viterbo Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 18, 2019
1. Santa Rosa de Viterbo Marker
Inscription.  

Santa Rosa de Viterbo
(Querétaro, Qro.)

Año 1670 ∙ Iniciaron la vida ascética tres hermanas: Francisca de los Ángeles, Gertrudis de Jesús María, Clara de la Asunción

Años más tarde se les conoció como un convento para aspirantes pobres.

1727 ∙ Se concedió la autorización para fundar el Real Colegio de Santa Rosa de Viterbo.

1752 ∙ Fue concluida y bendecida la construcción que contemplamos hoy en día.

Actualmente es el Centro de las Artes de Querétaro, albergando también a la Secretaría de Cultura del Estado de Querétaro.

English translation:
Santa Rosa de Viterbo
(Querétaro, Querétaro)

1670 ∙ Three sisters began their monastic life: Francisca de los Ángeles, Gertrudis de Jesús María and Clara de la Asunción. Years later they were authorized as a convent for poor aspirants.

1727 ∙ The authorization to found the Royal College of Santa Rosa de Viterbo was granted.

1752 ∙ The construction that we contemplate today was finally completed and blessed.

It is currently the Center
Santa Rosa de Viterbo Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 18, 2019
2. Santa Rosa de Viterbo Marker
Note the replica of the temple in the background.
for the Arts of Querétaro, also hosting the Secretariat of Culture of the State of Querétaro.
 
Location. 20° 43.935′ N, 100° 27.03′ W. Marker is near Santa Rosa Jáuregui, Querétaro, in Municipality of Querétaro. Marker can be reached from Calle Melchor Ocampo just west of Independencia, on the left when traveling west. The marker is part of a series of markers near replicas of historic landmarks of Querétaro. The series is part of the "Parque Ludíca" attraction, just east of the large man-made lake at Parque Bicentenario. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Rosa Jáuregui, Querétaro 76220, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Mission at Concá (within shouting distance of this marker); Temple of the Santa Cruz (within shouting distance of this marker); Teatro de la República (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Mission at Tilaco (about 90 meters away); A Group of Revolutionaries (about 90 meters away); Aqueduct of Querétaro (about 90 meters away); Peña de Bernal (about 90 meters away); House of the Corregidora (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Rosa Jáuregui.
 
Also see . . .  Royal College and Convent of Santa Rosa de Viterbo. This link is for a marker for the actual Santa Rosa de Viterbo. (Submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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