Benito Juárez Monument

This monument on Reforma Avenue is one of my favorites (Particularly the view you see in the picture.) and has over 100 years of being in this place.

Benito Juárez lived through one of the most important times in Mexico, considered by many historians as the consolidation of the nation as a Republic. Juárez was a turning point in national history, being the protagonist of the first level of this era. His biography in the years he held the presidency is almost entirely the story of Mexico.

Benito Juarez is famous for his phrase “Entre los individuos, como entre las naciones, el respeto al derecho ajeno es la paz

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