Miami in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Menendez on Biscayne Bay
Erected 1972 by Historical Association of Southern Florida.
Location. 25° 46.553′ N, 80° 11.514′ W. Marker is in Miami, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of NE 1st Avenue and NE 2nd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Formerly located at Biscayne Park on Flagler Street, the marker is now located at the entrance of the Gesu Catholic Church in downtown Miami. It appears to be a temporary site. Marker is at or near this postal address: 118 NE 2nd Street, Miami FL 33132, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Gesu Catholic Church (here, next to this marker); Tequesta (here, next to this marker); Great Miami Hurricane of 1926 (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Dade County (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Tower of Snow (approx. 0.3 miles away); Saving the Circle (approx. half a mile away); The Miami Circle (approx. half a mile away); The Miami Circle at Brickell Point (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Miami.
Also see . . . Pedro Menéndez de Avilés. (Submitted on September 7, 2015, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida.)
Categories. • Exploration • Hispanic Americans • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 7, 2015, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 74 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 7, 2015, by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.