In the Parque de la Independencia, located in El Socorro, there is a monument to heroine Antonia Santos. The statue is located at the same place where this woman, the leader of the resistance against the Spanish invasion, was shot to death on July 28, 1819. There is also a statue of José Antonio Galán, hero of the Revolución de los Comuneros, in the park.
NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES
Enjoy a walk around Parque de la Independencia (Independence Park), check out Casa de la Cultura Horacio Rodríguez Plata and enjoy the excitement of rafting and paragliding - these are just some of the activities that you can do when you visit El Socorro.