Parque Espana, Mexico City

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Parque España is a park in the Colonia Hipódromo of the Condesa district, in the Cuauhtémoc borough, in west-central Mexico City.
It is located between Nuevo León, Sonora and Parque España streets. It was inaugurated on September 21st, 1921 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the Mexican War of Independence. It contains statues such as the monument to Lázaro Cárdenas. The park was designed by the pioneer of modern urban Mexico, architect José Luis Cuevas . It has a small lake with a rustic cement bridge that resembles a wooden bridge.
In 2008, the park was renovated and remodeled at a cost of over 12 million pesos. One of new additions was playground areas designed by architect Javier Sánchez. In 2009, it was declared as the “Territory of Music and Poetry” .
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  • The park is not too big, but quite nice, in the area with some quiet streets, very suitable for jogging. Close to another park - park Mexico.  more »
  • There is a park called Spain Park. The guide book is the Espana Park. Even though there was a huge park Chapletebec right there and there was also a park in the street of Reforma. The difference with our way of life was seen here, and it was culture shock.
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