Near Santa Rosa Jáuregui in Municipality of Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
The Mission at Jalpan
De Paseo por Querétaro
(Jalpan de Serra, Qro)
Año 1768 ∙ Obra de Fray Junípero Serra terminada en ese año.
La fachada cuenta con 6 esculturas:
- Santo Domingo – San Francisco - San Pedro - San Pablo
- Nuestra Sra. de Guadalupe - Virgen del Pilar
Cuenta con un detalle iconográfico peculiar, un águila hispano-mexicana. Se trata del águila bicéfala de los Hasburgo.
Fue colocada en varias iglesias mexicanas, simbolizando con ello que México era virreinato español, la mayoría fueron eliminadas después de la Independencia.
The Mission at Jalpan
(Jalpan de Serra, Querétaro)
1768 ∙ It was the work of Friar Junípero Serra and completed in that year.
The facade has six sculptures:
1st level – Saint Dominic, Saint Francis, Saint Peter and Saint Paul
2nd level - Our Lady of Guadalupe and Our Lady of the Pillar
The façade includes a peculiar iconographic detail of a Spanish-Mexican eagle. It is the double-headed eagle of the Hapsburgs. It was placed on several
Location. 20° 43.962′ N, 100° 26.969′ 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. Peña de Bernal (a few steps from this marker); The Mission at Tilaco (within shouting 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); Santa Rosa de Viterbo (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Teatro de la República (about 150 meters away); Aqueduct of Querétaro (about 150 meters away); A Group of Revolutionaries (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Rosa Jáuregui.
Also see . . . Chronology of the Saint James Mission of Jalpan. This link is for a marker at the actual Mission at Jalpan. (Submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features •
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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 35 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.