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ANGEL of INDEPENDENCE

One of the most representative symbols of México City and the whole country, the Angel of Independence stands majestically in Paseo de la Reforma. <br />
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The first stone of this renowned monument was placed on January 2nd 1902 by Porfirio Díaz. The project was directed by the architect Antonio Rivas Mercado, who was also responsible for the Juarez Theatre in the City of Guanajuato.