Monumento a la Patria

Merida's best known icon, this art piece is dominated by a 14-meter-high stone figure of an indigenous man holding a flame. The structure has 31 columns, representing Mexico’s 28 states, two territories and the Federal District.
Monumento a la Patria
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February 09, 2021
Paseo de Montejo, Merida,
Yucatan, Mexico, North America