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  Hill of the Glory (Cerro de la Gloria)
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Inside the General San Martín Park is located the Hill of the Glory ("Cerro de la Gloria") where is placed an enormous sculpture set in tribute to the Andes Army. This monument, created by the Uruguayan sculptor Juan Manuel Ferrari, inaugurated in 1914, stands as a permanent tribute to San Martín and his army of liberation and the magnificient feat, wich turned Argentina, Chile and Peru into free nations.

Dentro del Parque General San Martín se encuentra situado el Cerro de la Gloria donde se puede admirar una enorme escultura en homenaje al ejercito de los Andes. Este monumento, creado por el escultor uruguayo Juan Manuel Ferrari fue inaugurado en 1914 y allí reside como un tributo permanente a San Martín y su ejercito liberador y a la magnífica hazaña que convirtió a Argentina, Chile y Perú y naciones libres

Address: Inside the General San Martin Park
Phone: 0261 4205052
Website: http://www.parques.mendoza.gov.ar/historia.htm

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  • Updated Aug 17, 2003
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