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Franz Mayer Museum

 
 
Franz Mayer Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 15, 2019
1. Franz Mayer Museum Marker
Inscription.  

Museo Franz Mayer. Fue el Hospital de San Juan de Dios fundado en el siglo XVI y hasta inicios del siglo XX siguió funcionando como hospital. Desde 1996 aloja al Museo Franz Mayer dedicado a las artes decorativas y el diseño.

English translation:
Franz Mayer Museum. Originally this was the Hospital of San Juan de Dios founded in the 16th century and until the early 20th century continued to operate as a hospital. Since 1996, it has housed the Franz Mayer Museum dedicated to decorative arts and design.
 
Erected by Centro Histórico Ciudad de México.
 
Location. 19° 26.223′ N, 99° 8.597′ W. Marker is in Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Avenida Hidalgo just west of Eje Central Lázaro Cárdenas, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ciudad de Mexico, Ciudad de México 06300, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Temple of San Juan de Dios (here, next to this marker); Benjamín Carrión (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Veracruz (within shouting
Franz Mayer Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, February 15, 2019
2. Franz Mayer Museum Marker
The marker is to the left of the main entrance to the museum.
distance of this marker); Ignacio López Rayón (within shouting distance of this marker); Grave of Manuel Tolsá (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Juárez Hemicycle (about 240 meters away); Sostenes Rocha (was approx. 0.3 kilometers away but has been reported missing. ); Eustaquio Buelna Pérez (was approx. 0.3 kilometers away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ciudad de Mexico.
 
Also see . . .  Franz Mayer Museum website. (Submitted on March 1, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 1, 2019, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.
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