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Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia

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This famous monument built in 1906 for the people who died in the Mexican fight for independence stands 150 feet tall.
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Paseo de la Reforma | Florencia, and Río Tiber intersection. Reforma/Zona Rosa, Mexico City, Mexico
Cuauhtemoc District
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We walked by this monument at night and stopped to admire it. It’s a lovely piece and is a part of Mexico’s rich and cultural heritage.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an iconic place in CDMX . If you are in Polanco is half way to Old City so is a great stop and also good restaurants around

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

The statue of the Angel of Independence is a monument to the grand heroes of the Mexican Revolution - the monument can be found at the end of the equally impressive street, Paseo de la Reforma in downtown Mexico City. The bronze structure symbolises law,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 26, 2019

The Angel of Independence remains one of the PILLARS of Mexico City history and is alwayys well worth visitin. Most residents will likely have entire collections of pictures taken of the Angle at any given day, time, weather or different cultural, sports of other event.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

One more beautiful monument to see as you stroll through the Reforma avenue. It is not something that you should visit by itself, but as part of a longer way through several monuments.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 24, 2018

This monument sits on a one of the most busiest streets in the city and is impressive to see. The best views are from a distance to capture the office building architecture in the background. The grass area was covered in poinsettias for Christmas. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

Built in 1906 at a cost of $2.5 M it stands 45 meters high and sits in a prominent position on the Reformer.It is impressive and worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

The best way to see most of the monuments and things of interest is taking the hop on hop off bus. The best views are from the top

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

Beautiful old monument. Its just a quick walk across the heavy traffic. Defiantly see it when there is not a celebration or protect going on

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Ensure you get there in the right light. Some mornings are overcast which means you may not get the best backdrop for your photos. You can cross the street to get a great pic. Not to be missed.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Hi Neil Although I did not get up to the observation platform myself, I checked in the web and got the information that access is permitted provided that written request is submitted at Delegación ( Borough) Cuauhtémoc... More
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