Juárez (SITEUR)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Juárez
Estac.Juarez.jpg
Location Guadalajara
Jalisco, Mexico
Coordinates 20°40′29″N 103°21′17″W / 20.67472°N 103.35472°W / 20.67472; -103.35472Coordinates: 20°40′29″N 103°21′17″W / 20.67472°N 103.35472°W / 20.67472; -103.35472
Construction
Structure type Underground
Platform levels Two
Bicycle facilities Yes
Disabled access Yes
History
Opened Line 1 station: 1976 (for trolleybuses);
1989 for light rail
Line 2 station: 1994
Services
Preceding station   SITEUR   Following station
Line 1
Terminus Line 2
toward Tetlán

Juarez is a station on both lines 1 and 2 of the Guadalajara light rail system[1] in the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico. It is located at the intersection of Del Federalismo Sur with Avenida Benito Juarez.

The Art Gallery of SITEUR (Sistema de Tren Eléctrico Urbano) is located here,[2] exhibiting works by international artists. The station also hosts various cultural events, such as the book fair, lectures on the history of the neighborhoods of Guadalajara, storytelling, puppet shows and plays for children, among other activities.

Points of interest[edit]

References[edit]