Santiago de Querétaro in Municipality of Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Temple of “San Francisquito”
Formó parte las capillas de indios distribuidas en diversos rumbos de la ciudad.
Se le conoce como de San Francisquito, porque San Francisco de Asís es el patrono del barrio, que se localiza en la ladera sur-oriente del cerro del Sangremal.
La construcción de la capilla se inició el 30 de agosto de 1785, con la aportación de Don Francisco Alday, y su consagración tuvo lugar el 8 de septiembre de 1786.
It was part of the chapels for Indians distributed in different parts of the city.
It is known as “San Francisquito”, because Saint Francis of Asís is the Patron of the neighborhood, located in the southwest part of the “Sangremal” mountain.
The chapel started its construction on the 30th of August 1785, with the support of Don Francisco Alday, and its consecration took
Location. 20° 35.36′ N, 100° 22.886′ W. Marker is in Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, in Municipality of Querétaro. Marker is on Calle 21 de Marzo just east of Calle Aurora, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro 76058, Mexico.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fountain of the Marquis II (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Aqueduct of Querétaro (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Valentin F. Frías (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Juan Antonio de Urrutia y Arana (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); German Patiño (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Octavio S. Mondragón Guerra (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); General José María Arteaga Magallanes (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Félix Osores y Sotomayor (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santiago de Querétaro.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 15, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 65 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 15, 2017, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.