5000 old Mexican Pesos banknote (Niños Héroes)

The Bank of Mexico issued Mexican Peso banknotes in 15 different denominations, including this 5000 old Mexican Pesos banknote (Niños Héroes). They are part of the obsolete Old Mexican Peso banknotes series. The Bank of Mexico started issuing these 5000 Mexican Peso banknotes in 1980. They were withdrawn from circulation in 1992.

The banknote of $5000 Mexican Pesos is dedicated to the Niños Héroes: six teenage military cadets who died defending Mexico City’s Chapultepec Castle from invading U.S. forces in the 1847 Battle of Chapultepec. The back side of the Cinco Mil Pesos bill shows Chapultepec Castle and a Heroic Military Academy badge. In 1992, the banknote of $5000 old Pesos was replaced by a coin of $5 new Mexican Pesos after three zeroes were dropped following years of high inflation.

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1 MXN = £0.0000232

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