Angel de la Independencia

The Angel of Independence, most commonly known by the shortened name El Ángel and officially known as Monumento a la Independencia, is a victory column on a roundabout on the major thoroughfare of Paseo de la Reforma in downtown .

Notable Places in the Area

is a district of . "Chapultepec" means "Grasshopper Hill" in Nahuatl, the language of the "Aztecs". Photo: Ymblanter, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tower is a skyscraper office building located on Paseo de la Reforma in Colonia Cuauhtémoc, Cuauhtémoc, , , which is the headquarters of Mexico. is situated 140 meters northwest of Angel de la Independencia. Photo: Felipeslp87, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The National Museum of Anthropology is a national museum of . is situated 2 km west of Angel de la Independencia. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Chapultepec Castle is located on top of Chapultepec Hill in Mexico City's park. is situated 1½ km southwest of Angel de la Independencia. Photo: Chavezar, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a business and entertainment district located in a portion of Colonia Juárez, near the center of . Photo: Virtual Raider, CC BY 2.0.

or La is an area in the Cuauhtémoc Borough of , south of the Zona Rosa and 4 to 5 km west of the Zócalo, the city's main square. is situated 1½ km southwest of Angel de la Independencia. Photo: Keizers, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The district of is a residential and restaurant area on both sides of Insurgentes avenue between Viaducto Miguel Alemán in the south and Avenida Chapultepec in the north. Photo: Payton Chung, CC BY 2.0.

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