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Chichimequillas in Municipality of El Marqués, Querétaro, Mexico — The Central Highlands
 

The Royal Inland Road near Chichimequillas

 
 
The Royal Inland Road near Chichimequillas Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 4, 2018
1. The Royal Inland Road near Chichimequillas Marker
Inscription.  

Este camino, parte del primer itinerario cultural terrestre trazado por parte de los Españoles en América, conocido como Camino Real de Tierra Adentro, ha sido inscrito en la lista de Patrimonio Munidal de la UNESCO por su valor histórico, universal y excepcional, y por tanto es protegido por instancias culturales nationales e internacionales.

English translation:
The Royal Inland Road near Chichimequillas
This road, part of the first land-based cultural itinerary traced by the Spanish in the Americas, known as the Royal Inland Road (El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro), has been added to the list of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites for its universal and exceptional historical value, and therefore it is protected by national and international cultural authorities.
 
Erected by Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia (INAH).
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro marker series.
 
Location. 20° 45.411′ N, 100° 20.334′ 
The Royal Inland Road near Chichimequillas and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 4, 2018
2. The Royal Inland Road near Chichimequillas and Marker
The entrance to the ex-hacienda, now the event space known as Misión de Chichimequillas, is to the right in this view.
W. Marker is in Chichimequillas, Querétaro, in Municipality of El Marqués. Marker is on Unnamed road just south of Carretera El Paraíso – Carretera Federal 57 (Route 500), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker and remnant of the road are near the event venues "La Casa del Molino" and "La Misión de Chichimequillas". Marker is in this post office area: Chichimequillas, Querétaro 76250, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Parish of Saint Philip of Jesus (approx. 1.1 kilometers away); Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (approx. 11.4 kilometers away); The History of Santa Rosa Jáuregui (approx. 11.4 kilometers away); Timoteo Fernández de Jáuregui (approx. 11.4 kilometers away); The President Juárez Walkway and Founding of Santa Rosa Jáuregui (approx. 11.5 kilometers away); La Griega (approx. 14.4 kilometers away); Emiliano Zapata (approx. 14.5 kilometers away); The "El Capulín" Reservoir (approx. 16 kilometers away).
 
Regarding The Royal Inland Road near Chichimequillas. The marker and nearby hacienda are shown at around 26 minutes into Episode 1 of the series "Narcos" on Netflix. The scene briefly shows the marker and a portion of the old Inland Road outside of the hacienda. The scene continues inside of the hacienda where the Sinaloan group meets with the boss of
The nearby entrance to the Misión de Chichimequillas image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 4, 2018
3. The nearby entrance to the Misión de Chichimequillas
Guadalajara and gets his assent to move their grow operation there in the 1980s. The interior of the hacienda is used briefly again at around 47 minutes into the episode.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesRoads & Vehicles
 
A view of the ex-hacienda La Misión de Chichimequillas image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 4, 2018
4. A view of the ex-hacienda La Misión de Chichimequillas
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 9, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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