Dolores Hidalgo in Municipality of Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato, Mexico — The Central Highlands
Padre de la Patria
de la Republica Mexicana
Año de 1887
la erección de este monumento
el Presidente Benito Juarez
en 6 de junio de 1863.
siendo Presidente de la Republica
General Porfirio Diaz
Listado de puntos importantes en la vida de Hidalgo
Grito de Dolores · Toma de Granaditos · Monte de las Cruces · Batalla de Aculco · Liberacion del Esclavo · Puente de Calderon · Norias de Bajan · Sacrificio en Chihuahua
To the Father of the Nation
the states of the Mexican Republic
President Benito Juarez
decreed the building of this monumento on June 6, 1863.
It was built by the President of the Republic el
General Porfirio Diaz
Important points in the life of Hidalgo
Cry of Dolores · Storming of Granaditos · Monte de las Cruces · Battle of Aculco · Freeing the Slaves · Calderon Bridge · The Wells of Bajan · Sacrifice in Chihuahua
Location. 21° 9.446′ N, 100° 56.072′ W. Marker is in Dolores Hidalgo, Guanajuato, in Municipality of Dolores Hidalgo. Touch for map
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 23 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Decrees of Benito Juárez in Dolores Hidalgo (within shouting distance of this marker); The Route of Hidalgo (within shouting distance of this marker); Cocomacán (within shouting distance of this marker); From Here Hidalgo Proclaimed Mexican Independence (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Route of the Insurgents (about 150 meters away); The Hidalgo House and Museum (about 180 meters away); Birthplace of José Alfredo Jiménez (about 180 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.
Regarding Miguel Hidalgo. The monument is a stone pedestal whose base includes four panels. The first dedicates the monument to Father Hidalgo from the Mexican States. The second describes the monument's building in 1887 under Díaz. The third panel depicts a winged angel of liberty, passing from the Old World to the New. The
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