Dolores Hidalgo in Municipality of Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
The Route of Hidalgo
iniciación de la lucha por la
Independencia de Mexico
la Secretaria de Educación Pública
ha erigido 260 estelas como ésta
que marcan la Ruta de Hidalgo
desde Dolores hasta Chihuahua,
lugar de su sacrificio.
15 de septiembre de 1960.
To celebrate the 150th anniversary
of the glorious struggle for Mexican Independence
the Secretary of Public Education
has erected 260 monuments, like this one,
that mark the Route of Hidalgo
from here in Dolores to Chihuahua,
the place of his final sacrifice.
September 15, 1960
Erected 1960 by la Secretaria de Educación Pública.
Location. 21° 9.484′ N, 100° 56.065′ W. Marker is in Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Dolores Hidalgo. Marker is on Calle Guanajuato just east of Calle Hidalgo, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker is on an alleyway to the right of the Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church (Templo de la Parroquia de Nuestra Señora de los Dolores), near the intersection of Calles Guanajuato and Hidalgo.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 23 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. From Here Hidalgo Proclaimed Mexican Independence The Decrees of Benito Juárez in Dolores Hidalgo (within shouting distance of this marker); Miguel Hidalgo (within shouting distance of this marker); Cocomacán (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of José Alfredo Jiménez (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Route of the Insurgents (about 210 meters away); The Hidalgo House and Museum (about 240 meters away); Sanctuary of Jesus Nazarene of Atotonilco UNESCO World Heritage Site (approx. 22.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dolores Hidalgo.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Patriots & Patriotism • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 22, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 22, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3. submitted on November 23, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 4, 5. submitted on November 22, 2016, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.