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  Simon de Bolivar
by filipdebont

At the facade of the Presidential Palace there were many historical plates.

One of them was, to remember (or to honour) the arrival of Simon Bolivar.

The plate says that Simon de Bolivar arrived for the first time in Quito on June 16th in the year 1822.

Together with Antonio Jose Sucre, Simon de Bolivar played an important role in the history of many South American countries.

Address: Plaza de Independencia

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  • Updated Aug 30, 2003
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