Mesón de la Virgen

Mesón de la Virgen (HM2738)

Location: San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco 47000 San Juan de los Lagos
Country: Mexico
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N 21° 14.654', W 102° 20.082'

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(The Hostel of the Virgin)

—San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, México —

Mesón de la VirgenHoy Escuela Rita Peréz de MorenoPor orden del Pbro. Bachiller Don Vicente Cuellar y González en el año de 1769, se inició la construcción del Mesón de la Virgen con el fin de hospedar en él a los viajeros y peregrinos que venían a esta ciudad a visitar a la Virgen de San Juan; ha tenido various usos: primero el de hospedería, después de cuartel y al pasar a favor del municipio se había destinado a Escuela del Estado. Fue inaugurada por el Lic. Adolfo López Mateos, Presidente de la República, en tiempos modernos.
English translation:Mesón de la Virgen (The Hostel of the Virgin)(Currently The Rita Peréz de Moreno School) By order of the priest Vicente Cuellar y González in 1769, construction began on the Mesón de la Virgen in order to host travelers and pilgrims who came to this city to visit the Virgin of San Juan. The building has had various uses: first as a hostel, then later as military barracks. After passing into the ownership of the municipality it was designated as a state-run school. It was inaugurated by Adolfo López Mateos, President of the Republic, in modern times.
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HM NumberHM2738
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Placed BySecretaría de Turismo del Estado de Jalisco
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, April 21st, 2018 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13Q E 776622 N 2351510
Decimal Degrees21.24423333, -102.33470000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 21° 14.654', W 102° 20.082'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds21° 14' 39.24" N, 102° 20' 4.92" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 23 Vicente Guerrero, San Juan de los Lagos Jalisco 47000, MX
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