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Promoting authors and attracting audiences to reading

Promoting authors and attracting audiences to reading

  The Mecenas Publishing House, the flagship...

Voices of Heritage Children's Workshop Organized in Cienfuegos

Voices of Heritage Children's Workshop Organized in Cienfuegos

Background of the former Fernandina de Jagua colony,...

"El Waya": A warrior and eight decades of walking

When did Wayacón become a legend? In the 1970s he is...

  • Promoting authors and attracting audiences to reading

    Promoting authors and attracting audiences to...

  • Voices of Heritage Children's Workshop Organized in Cienfuegos

    Voices of Heritage Children's Workshop Organized...

  • "El Waya": A warrior and eight decades of walking

Traditions and Legends

19th century theater trilogy

The Tomás Terry theater along with the Sauto theater (Matanzas) and La Caridad theater (Villa Clara) are Cuba´s 19th century theater trilogy and they are still opened to the audience.

Cienfuegos, a city declared World Heritage

Cienfuegos was declared World Heritage on July 15th  2005 and it is the only Latin American city to be founded by French settlers under the permission of the Spanish crown in the 19th century.
 
 

Cienfuegos, a city with a perfect urban layout

The city of Cienfuegos is a model of the 19th century urbanism and emerges as an outstanding city due to its perfect and rational chess like layout where almost every street and avenue run towards the sea.

Cienfuegos: the beautiful sea city

Cienfuegos is also known as the "Beautiful Sea City", or "The Pearl of the South", due to the immense and dark blue color of the sea surrounding the bay and due to the city´s street cleanliness as well.

Cultural Guide

Curiosities

Meet the city