Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Temple of San Hipólito y Casiano
Fue erigido en el siglo XVII en el sitio
ocupado antes por la Ermita de los Mártires
del siglo XVI construida en memoria de los
españoles caídos en la batalla que precedió a
la Noche Triste durante la conquista de
Tenochtitlán. Es referente de la veneración a
San Judas Tadeo.
This temple was constructed in the 17th century on the site of the Hermitage of the Martyrs, a 16th century church dedicated to the memory of the Spanish fallen in the battle prior to the “Night of Sorrows” during the conquest of Tenochtitlán. The temple is now dedicated to Saint Judas Thaddeaus.
Location. 19° 26.27′ N, 99° 8.811′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Calle Zarco. Touch for map. The church is at the northwest corner of Paseo de la Reforma and Avenida Hidalgo. The nearest side street is Calle Zarco to the east of the church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12 Zarco, Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06300, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Temple of San Hipólito (a few steps from this marker); The Hospital of San Hipólito Guillermo Prieto Pradilla (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Manuel Buendía (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Gabino Barreda (was about 90 meters away but has been reported missing. ); First Mass Arrest of Gays in Mexico (about 120 meters away); Mariano Escobedo (was about 150 meters away but has been reported missing. ); General Juan Álvarez (was about 150 meters away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Man-Made Features • Wars, Non-US •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 12, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 102 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 12, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.