Guatemala City in Municipality of Guatemala, Guatemala, Guatemala
The Ceiba, Guatemala's National Tree
Acuerdo gubernativo 8 de marzo 1955
Direccion General Forestal
Ministerio de Agricultura
The Ceiba, Guatemala’s National Tree
Named by Governmental Decree on March 8, 1955
Forestry Department, Ministry of Agriculture
Location. 14° 36.383′ N, 90° 30.803′ W. Marker is in Guatemala City, Guatemala, in Municipality of Guatemala. Touch for map. Marker is in Ciudad Vieja Church Park, on 2a Avenida in Zone 10 of Guatemala City. Marker is in this post office area: Guatemala City, Guatemala 01009, Guatemala.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); José Maria Reina Barrios (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Israel and Guatemala Monument (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Miguel Garcia Granados (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Fire at the Spanish Embassy in Guatemala (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Miltary Academy of Guatemala (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Bernal Diaz de Castillo (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Assassination of Dr. Alberto Fuentes Mohr (approx. 0.9 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guatemala City.
Also see . . . La Ceiba, Árbol Nacional de Guatemala. Orgullo Guatemalteco's (Spanish language) web page on the Ceiba tree, with an extensive history and photos. On the historical (Submitted on July 17, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 371 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3. submitted on February 21, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 4. submitted on July 17, 2015. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.