Categoría Museums

30 Sep

Casa del Alabado

A house for a museum, a museum for a house La Casa del Alabado is one of the oldest buildings in Quito’s Historic Center. The date its construction first began is unclear, but it is presumed to have occurred toward the end of the sixteenth century. The residents of the zone—now the San Roque neighborhood—already […]

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8 Sep

Middle of the World

  The main attraction of the place is the monument to the Middle of the World, which aims to highlight the exact location of the equator, from which the country takes its name, and also highlight the Franco-Spanish geodesic mission of the 18th century that he located the approximate site through which the equinoctial line […]

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8 Sep

Basílica Cathedral Quito

One of the most beautiful cathedrals in the city of Quito, La Basílica del Voto Nacional, is an impressive infrastructure of neo-Gothic style is considered the largest in Latin America that began its construction in the year 1887. A curious fact is that many people donated money, materials and labor in exchange for eternalizing their […]

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