Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
1563 - Abril 18 - 1963
Homenaje de la Sociedad de Geografia e Historia al 1r Obispo de Guatemala Ilmo Lic. Dn Francisco Marroquín, Benemérito de la cultural nacional, en el 4o centenario de su muerte
Tribute from the Society of Geography and History to the First Bishop of Guatemala the Illustrious Francisco Marroquín, meritorious as part of the national culture, on the four hundredth anniversary of his death.
Location. 14° 33.421′ N, 90° 43.984′ W. Marker is in Antigua Guatemala, Sacatepéquez. Marker is at the intersection of 4 Avenida Sur and 4a Calle Oriente, on the right when traveling north on 4 Avenida Sur. Touch for map. This marker is directly to the left of the Cathedral of Antigua near a small library.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cathedral of Antigua Guatemala (a few steps from this marker); Antigua Guatemala UNESCO World Heritage Site (within shouting distance of this marker); California Avocado Society Thanks Guatemala (within shouting distance of this marker); Pedro Cortés y Larraz (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fountain of Antigua's Central Park First Printing Press in Central America (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Palace of the Captaincy General (about 90 meters away); Sculptor Quirio Cataño (about 90 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Antigua Guatemala.
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