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Discover Colonia Mennonita in Paraguay

Colonia Mennonita in the region of Boquerón is a town located in Paraguay - some 244 mi or ( 393 km ) North-West of Asunción , the country's capital .

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Local time in Colonia Mennonita is now 04:59 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " America/Asuncion " with a UTC offset of -3 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Formosa, Villarrica, Loma Plata, Concepción, and Colonia Schoental. When in this area, you might want to check out Formosa . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Colonia Mennonita ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Menno Colony

Menno Colony is a settlement founded by Russian Mennonites in 1926 in the central Chaco of northwest Paraguay occupying an area of 7500 km² (2900 mi²). Neighbouring Mennonite settlements are Fernheim Colony and Neuland Colony.

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Located at -22.51 -60.01 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Germans in Paraguay, Mennonitism in Paraguay, Populated places established in 1926, Populated places in the Boquerón Department

Fernheim Colony

Fernheim Colony is a Russian Mennonite settlement of about 5000 in the Chaco of Paraguay. Mennonites from the Soviet Union founded it between 1930 and 1932. Filadelfia is the administrative center of the colony, seat of Boquerón department and is considered the 'Capital of the Chaco'. During the 1930s, some Russian Mennonites seeking to escape Stalinism were admitted into Germany because they spoke German and Plautdietsch.

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Located at -22.34 -60.03 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: Mennonitism in Paraguay, Populated places in the Boquerón Department