Mexico

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Mexico is named after the Aztec Tribe called ”Mexica”.

Mexico comes from the words “Maxtli” ( moon or goddess ) and “Xietli” ( navel or centre ), because of which the name is interpreted as “The one who is in the centre of the moon” or “On the centre of the Meztli Lagoon”.

 

Created:  December 21, 1823

State Capital: 

Toluca     1823 – present

 

Government Palace (Palacio de Gobierno) – Toluca

 

Location:  P

Built:  1

Style:  Spanish Colonial

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unkown

 

Description:  The building faces

 

Legislative Palace (Palacio Legislativo) - Toluca

 

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Location:  B

Built:  Unknown

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces

 

Justice Palace (Palacio de Justicia) - Toluca

 

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Location:  B

Built:  Unknown

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown

 

Description:  The building faces

 

States: 

N – Queretaro and Hidalgo

E – Hidalgo, TlaxcalaPuebla, Federal District and Morelos

S – Morelos, Federal District, Morelos and Guerrero

W – Federal District, Guerrero, Michoacan and Queretaro

 

 

 

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Government Palace

 

 

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Legislative Palace

 

 

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Justice Palace

 

 

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Photos taken 2004