Monday, October 5, 2009

El Parque de Mexico

This park celebrates Mexico through a number of sculptures honoring Mexican "Abe Lincolns" including Pancho Villa and Emiliano Zapata. The bell is a replica of the Bell of Dolores, the bell rung by Fr. Costilla in 1830 to announce Mexico's revolt against Spain.

1 comment:

  1. actually rung September 16th 1810, to start the revolution against the treatment and taxation of the people.