Tequisquiapan in Municipality of Tequisquiapan, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
The Geographical Center of Mexico
Durante el Constituyente 1916-1917, el Primer Jefe
del Ejercito Constitucionalista, encargado del Poder Ejecutivo
Federal, Don Venustiano Carranza, en sus frecuentes
visitas a Tequisquiapan, donde por la bondad de sus aguas
recuperaba las energías y previos los estudios correspondientes
dicto el acuerdo para que este punto sea el
Centro Geografico del Pais.
Este pueblo de Tequisquiapan, te recibe con afecto y
hospitalidad, esperando que tu estancia sea placentera y tengamos
la oportunidad de atenderte en un pronto retorno.
Tequisquiapan, Qro., Mayo de 1978.
During the Constituent Assembly of 1916-1917, the First Chief of the Constitutionalist Army, in charge of the Federal Executive Power, Venustiano Carranza, while visiting Tequisquiapan in order to relax in its thermal waters, he recovered his energies and when reviewing the corresponding studies he agreed to assign this point as the
The town of Tequisquiapan welcomes you with affection and hospitality, hoping that your stay is pleasant and that we have the opportunity to see your prompt return.
Tequisquiapan, Querétaro, May 1978.
Location. 20° 31.296′ N, 99° 53.64′ W. Marker is in Tequisquiapan, Querétaro, in Municipality of Tequisquiapan. Marker is on Calle Centenario Sur just west of Calle Niños Héroes, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is along a wall to the north of the monument to the geographic center of Mexico, near the intersection of Calles Niños Héroes and Centenario Sur. Marker is in this post office area: Tequisquiapan, Querétaro 76750, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 19 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Public Education in Tequisquiapan (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Salvador Michaus Marroquín (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); La Trinidad Natural Protected Area (approx. 7.3 kilometers away); Miguel Hidalgo y C. (approx. 16 kilometers away); Ezequiel Montes The Parish of Divine Providence (approx. 16.1 kilometers away); To the Founders of San Juan del Río (approx. 18.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tequisquiapan.
Categories. • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 5, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.