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Panteon Nacional de los Heroes, Asuncion
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Panteon Nacional de los Heroes keeps the memories of the country's involvement in many wars alive with a memorial to fallen soldiers. Construction of the landmark started in 1864 under leadership of Francisco Solano Lopez, who ironically led the country into a disastrous war shortly thereafter. Lopez’s body is held in the memorial along with his fellow soldiers and two unknown Paraguay soldiers; it was finally completed in 1936. Notice the plaques laid by former foes, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, and Uruguay, which show that old disputes are forgiven. Take a moment to absorb the history and feel the somber mood of the memorial. Add Panteon Nacional de los Heroes and other attractions to your Asuncion trip itinerary using our Asuncion travel itinerary maker.
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  • It seems that long ago is under construction ... I was just at the beginning of November and continues ... Seems to be a beautiful place but is surrounded by sidings.
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  • Very nice. Site Superintendent. Everyone should visit, because it is part of the history of our people up strong indigenous influence. A show!
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  • feel the history to the surface in a beautiful place and in front just after a drink and let the imagination run wild
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  • great place
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  • more a religious rather than civil
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  • Place history of Paraguay
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  • Milestone historic
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  • Cute place
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