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A sight to see from afar

The monument is easy to get to and is in a quiet secluded area off the freeway so you can get a... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
BeeS24
Memorable

The wife and I drove over from El Paso as we had seen the monument from an Ariel Tramway ride. It... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Ed K
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Ave. Heroico Colegio Militar, Ciudad Juarez CP 32030, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

The monument is easy to get to and is in a quiet secluded area off the freeway so you can get a good look at it and take good photos just passing it on the road. There was no heavy traffic when we went. Actually,...More

Thank BeeS24
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Unless there is a Special activity as the fair or an Artist concert, visiting , the X place has nothing to amuse visitors. Initially a Restaurant was supposed to be in the middle of the X, not yet...

1  Thank enavarrete33
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The wife and I drove over from El Paso as we had seen the monument from an Ariel Tramway ride. It was well worth the ride. Plenty of public parking and the streets had pedestrian cross lights. The surrounding park appeared to be well maintained....More

Thank Ed K
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

This Monument is more than an exciting piece of staggeringly beautiful gargantuan outdoor art and symbol of Mexican tenacity; it means I’m either just entering magnificent Mexico or leaving this marvelous country. Located amongst several other statues, parks, soccer/sports venues, academic/vocational schools—all sliced/served by decent...More

Thank Juanito_Hayburg
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Very strange to see this gigantic red X in the middle of the city. It almost made me feel wary, knowing about the crime and drogistas not far away. But, certainly breaks up the low skyline of this city.

Thank Stewart S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Just visiting this place since the City Fair is been conducted on this landmark. Bring your family and have fun.

Thank Jptravelswithfreedom
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Either the Tequila festival, beer festival or better yet, the annual fair, it a great place to have a good time while enjoying what different cultures can offer (Fair time) and have a little taste of México and it's variety of cultures, cuisine and beverages.

Thank Miguel J
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

You will end up passing this X even if you aren’t trying to. I was with some of my friends that live in Juarez and they said that apparently different border towns have the other letters that eventually spell out “Mexico.”

2  Thank Stacy D
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Can't leave without having a photo here! I know I've got some photos on my facebook account with this monumento.

Thank Rianne05
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Locals mocked and some even hated this sculpture/monument when it was in construction. However, it has become the most distinguishable land mark in the city. It's like Juarez's Eiffel Tower. This place is regularly used to host events organized or sponsored by the local government...More

Thank Rodrigo V
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