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Guadalajara in Municipality of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico — The Pacific Coast (and Central Highlands)
 

Jalisco State Government Headquarters

 
 
Jalisco State Government Headquarters Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 6, 2018
1. Jalisco State Government Headquarters Marker
Inscription.
Palacio de Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco
El recinto del Poder Ejecutivo Estatal es rico en historia: data del siglo XVII, Hidalgo abolió la esclavitud tras sus muros y Juárez casi fue asesinado en sus pasillos; asimismo, el arte de José Clemente Orozco se refleja en los murales “El Circo Político” y “Las Fuerzas Tenebrosas”.

English:
Jalisco State Government Headquarters
Dating back to the 17th century, this state government headquarters is rich in history: Hidalgo abolished slavery within its walls and Juárez came close to being murdered in its corridors. This building also features the murals by José Clemente Orozco “El Circo Político” (The Political Circus) and “Las Fuerzas Tenebrosas” (Dark Forces.)
 
Erected by Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco.
 
Location. 20° 40.556′ N, 103° 20.791′ W. Marker is in Guadalajara, Jalisco, in Municipality of Guadalajara. Marker is at the intersection of Avenida Ramón Corona and Calle Pedro Moreno, on the right when traveling north on Avenida Ramón Corona. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Guadalajara, Jalisco 44100, Mexico.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of
Jalisco State Government Headquarters and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 6, 2018
2. Jalisco State Government Headquarters and Marker
The marker is at the building's right corner in this view.
this marker. La Calle Real de Guadalajara (a few steps from this marker); Plaza of the Constitution (within shouting distance of this marker); The French Hotel (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The New Cathedral of Guadalajara (about 150 meters away); Calle de la Soledad (about 150 meters away); The Street of Royal Tobacco Shops (about 180 meters away); Miguel Higaldo's Edict Against Slavery (about 180 meters away); Monument to Hidalgo (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guadalajara.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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