Antigua Guatemala in Municipality of Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
Francisco Marroquín and the San Pedro Hospital
1563 - Abril 18 - 1968
Homenaje de la Municipalidad de esta Ciudad al 1r Obispo de Guatemala Ilmo Lic. Dn Francisco Marroquín, Fundador del Hospital de San Pedro, en el 4o centenario de su muerte
Tribute from the Municipality of this City to the First Bishop of Guatemala the Illustrious Francisco Marroquín, founder of the Hospital of San Pedro, on the four hundredth anniversary of his death.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Colonial Era.
Location. 14° 33.313′ N, 90° 43.936′ W. Marker is in Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, in Municipality of Antigua Guatemala. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez 03001, Guatemala. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Manuel Benítez (within shouting distance of this marker); First Rector and Graduate of the University of San Carlos (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The University of San Carlos (about 120 meters away); Pedro Cortés y Larraz The Cathedral of Santiago de Guatemala (about 150 meters away); Notable Burials at the Cathedral of Santiago de Guatemala (about 150 meters away); Dr. Oscar Asensio del Valle (about 180 meters away); Birthplace of Luis Cardoza y Aragón (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Antigua Guatemala.
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