Palacio de Gobierno
Dating from 1853, this muscular building dominates the east side of Parque Libertad; these days it's the seat of the Poder Popular...
Biblioteca Gener y Del Monte
Matanzas' library, formerly the Casino Español, is on the northern side of Parque Libertad beside the grandiose peach facade of Hotel...
At the former Casino Español , the first performance of the danzonete (ballroom dance) Rompiendo La Rutina, by Anceto Díaz, took...
On Parque Libertad, this is Matanzas' main movie house.
If you’re going Cuban in Matanzas, this cafe on the main square is a fairly painless introduction, though the peso hamburguesas ...
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Museo Farmaceútico information
On Parque Libertad – Matanzas' modern nexus with a bronze statue (1909) of José Martí in its center – you'll find Museo Farmaceútico, one of the city's showcase sights. Founded in 1882 by the Triolett family, the antique pharmacy was the first of its type in Latin America. The fine displays include all the odd bottles, instruments and suchlike used in the trade.