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President Benito Juarez is an important figure for Matamoros, Coahuila, since he promoted its development. That's why there is a statue in the center to honor him and, in its foundations, the ashes of the people who guarded the Cueva del Tabaco (Tobacco Cave) are protected.

The history of Cueva del Tabaco is also related to Juarez. In 1864, the President entrusted Don Juan de la Cruz Borrego and other people with the task of keeping a series of documents that arrived at the city transported in 11 wagons, these were hidden in the now called Cueva del Tabaco that can be visited today.

Visit the Juarista Museum that is in a house where Juarez spent several nights, your tour will be through the passage of the president through Matamoros and the many benefits that their support brought to the region.

To learn more about the origins and the most important characters of the city through time, you can visit the Museo Municipal General Jesús González Herrera (General Jesus Gonzalez Herrera Municipal Museum).

President Benito Juarez is an important figure for Matamoros, Coahuila, since he promoted its development. That's why there is a statue in the center to honor him and, in its foundations, the ashes of the people who guarded the Cueva del Tabaco (Tobacco Cave) are protected.

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The history of Cueva del Tabaco is also related to Juarez. In 1864, the President entrusted Don Juan de la Cruz Borrego and other people with the task of keeping a series of documents that arrived at the city transported in 11 wagons, these were hidden in the now called Cueva del Tabaco that can be visited today.

Visit the Juarista Museum that is in a house where Juarez spent several nights, your tour will be through the passage of the president through Matamoros and the many benefits that their support brought to the region.

To learn more about the origins and the most important characters of the city through time, you can visit the Museo Municipal General Jesús González Herrera (General Jesus Gonzalez Herrera Municipal Museum).

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