Cienfuegos, Architecture

Palacio de Valle

Palacio de Valle

Palacio de Valle is an architectural jewel located in the Punta Gorda, in the city of Cienfuegos reminiscent of Spanish-Moorish art with influences of Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque and Mudejar arts. Place of cultural events, in addition to restaurant (specializing in seafood), museum and bar. National Heritage Memorial in Cienfuegos. ... read more

Tomas Terry Theatre

Tomas Terry Theatre.

Tomas Terry Theatre in Cienfuegos. National Monument, located in the historic urban center, opposite the Parque Martí, corner of Avenue 56 and Calle 27, their type corresponds to the Coliseum at the Italian way, which is set in a horseshoe-shaped hall, where the public stands on four levels, but always in relation to front the show offered on stage ... read more

Ferrer Palace

Ferrer Palace

The Ferrer Palace in Cienfuegos City it's a beautiful building that was built by the merchant and landowner José Ferrer Spanish Sires and designed by the local architect Donato Pablo Carbonell. The work was built between 1917 and 1918. The Ferrer family lived briefly in this palace, as in the early 20's he moved to Havana. In 1923, Martí Santiago Clovet installed in the ground floor of the drafting and printing of the newspaper "El Sol" ... read more

House of Lions

House of Lions

Many years ago in Cuba regulation stipulating that only diplomatic or consular residences in their areas could have statues of lions. Although the authenticity of this document may be suspect very few ventured to place sculptures of this kind in their homes. For decades only the English Consulate has applied this regulation and because of this there is still a House of Lions in Cienfuegos ... read more

Antique Queen Cemetery

Antique Queen Cemetery.

Antique Queen Cemetery. Opened in June 1839 in the city of Cienfuegos with the aim of replacing the previous cemetery dating from the founding of the city in 1819. It was declared a National Monument on January 30, 1990. The General Cemetery or Queen Cemetery is a valuable 19th century building where the majesty and beauty live in perfect armony. It is located to a couple of miles from the present city of Cienfuegos ... read more

Tomás Acea Cemetery

Tomás Acea Cemetery

The Tomás Acea Cemetery is the unique cemetery-garden in Cuba builded on the outskirts of the city of Cienfuegos. Declared a National Monument on October 10, 1978 by its artistic values, architectural, historical and environmental factors. Located between km 3 and 4 of the old Road Rush, today September 5th Avenue, southeast of the city and only 15 km from the tourist area of Rancho Luna. ... read more