Tag Archives: HERITAGE

Teatro Principal Reopened in Sancti Spiritus, Cuba

With a sui generis show recalling significant passages in its history, Sancti Spiritus Teatro Principal (Principal Theater), one of the oldest theaters  in Cuba, reopened after turning 173 years. The theater integrates a set of institutions and sites that stand out for its heritage values.»

Sancti Spiritus: 498 Years Later (+photos)

It will be difficult for those who tour the city of Sancti Spiritus, in central Cuba, not to be amazed at the many traces left by Diego Velazquez, and the following “conquerors” on local institutions, streets and squares.»

UNESCO Executive Board President to Visit Cuba

The president of the Executive Board of UNESCO, Alissandra Cummins, will travel to Cuba to participate in the 10th Regional Meeting on Management of Historic Centers in Latin America and the Caribbean, local media reported today.»

Ancient Cuban City Revitalizes

The central Cuban city of Sancti Spiritus has been for sometime submitted to several restoration actions under the so-called Vision 500 program. The project is mostly aimed at the recovery of local patrimonial values and the revitalization of the village.»