San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Izquinapan and the Founding of San Miguel de Allende
A este lugar se trasladó
la población primitiva
en 1542 Su Fundador:
Fray Juan de Sn Miguel
The first primitive population was founded here in 1542
by Friar Juan de San Miguel
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1542.
Location. 20° 54.537′ N, 100° 44.436′ W. Marker is in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato. Marker can be reached from Calle El Chorro. The marker is mounted to the front of the Casa de Cultura (Cultural Center) of San Miguel de Allende. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Miguel de Allende GTO 37700, Mexico. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. El Chorro Neighborhood (here, next to this marker); The Fountain (El Chorro) (a few steps from this marker); Benito Juárez Park (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); José Mojica (about 210 meters away); Pedro Vargas (about 210 meters away); Tomás Delgado Diosdado (approx. 0.3 kilometers Juan José Martínez (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Barracks of the Queen's Dragoons (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Miguel de Allende.
1. Additional CONACULTA markers at the Casa de Cultura
There are two additional markers from the Consejo Nacional para la Cultura (National Council for Culture, CONACULTA) at the location, one from both 2002 and 2011. These markers describe that the facilities were rehabilitated.
— Submitted October 16, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 29, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 16, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 16, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.