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Monumento a la Mexicaneidad

Ave. Heroico Colegio Militar, Ciudad Juarez CP 32030, Mexico
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The wife and I drove over from El Paso as we had seen the monument from an Ariel Tramway ride. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ed K
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Landmark keeps me located!

This Monument is more than an exciting piece of staggeringly beautiful gargantuan outdoor art and... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Juanito_Hayburg
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El Paso, Texas
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Ave. Heroico Colegio Militar, Ciudad Juarez CP 32030, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wife and I drove over from El Paso as we had seen the monument from an Ariel Tramway ride. It was well worth the ride. Plenty of public parking and the streets had pedestrian cross lights. The surrounding park appeared to be well maintained....More

Thank Ed K
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

This Monument is more than an exciting piece of staggeringly beautiful gargantuan outdoor art and symbol of Mexican tenacity; it means I’m either just entering magnificent Mexico or leaving this marvelous country. Located amongst several other statues, parks, soccer/sports venues, academic/vocational schools—all sliced/served by decent...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Very strange to see this gigantic red X in the middle of the city. It almost made me feel wary, knowing about the crime and drogistas not far away. But, certainly breaks up the low skyline of this city.

Thank Stewart S
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Just visiting this place since the City Fair is been conducted on this landmark. Bring your family and have fun.

Thank Jptravelswithfreedom
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Either the Tequila festival, beer festival or better yet, the annual fair, it a great place to have a good time while enjoying what different cultures can offer (Fair time) and have a little taste of México and it's variety of cultures, cuisine and beverages.

Thank Miguel J
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

You will end up passing this X even if you aren’t trying to. I was with some of my friends that live in Juarez and they said that apparently different border towns have the other letters that eventually spell out “Mexico.”

Thank Stacy D
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Can't leave without having a photo here! I know I've got some photos on my facebook account with this monumento.

Thank Rianne05
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Locals mocked and some even hated this sculpture/monument when it was in construction. However, it has become the most distinguishable land mark in the city. It's like Juarez's Eiffel Tower. This place is regularly used to host events organized or sponsored by the local government...More

Thank Rodrigo V
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This recent landmark (constructed within the past 10 years) is part of the area alongside the Rio Bravo/Rio Grande and is between the Bridge of the Americas & Ysleta/Zaragoza Ports of Entry. I pedal by it regularly, and it (to me) represents the generosity, courtesy,...More

Thank Juanito_Hayburg
Reviewed 17 June 2017

It is something to behold. A giant red X. it is visible from many miles away. It is a pretty clean area and nice for visitors.

Thank Ebazinam
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