Catedral de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, Baracoa

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  • Modest church in the Centre of Baracoa at the Parque Independencia, hides a real surprise-brought by Columbus Cruz de la Parra, the oldest in the new world. In the vicinity of the Cathedral was burned by the Spaniards tribal chief Hatuey
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  • The Cathedral of the assumption of Bracoa, is currently full, restored with an ista incredible, in the middle of the city of baracoa, also preserved within it is the cross of the parra
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  • The Church itself and if nothing outstanding but the nearby rectory (a Spanish colonial-style building) houses the Cross which was placed on the coast by Christopher Columbus on the first landing.
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  • Inside Cathedral there is Cross brought by Cristoph Columbus at his first voyage. Cruz de la Parra - it is considered the oldest artifact connected with Colubus in Cuba
  • An old architectonic jewel in central Baracoa.
  • THE OLDEST CHURCH OF CUBA, ESTABLISHED THE FIRST VILLAGE IN NUESTRA SEÑORA DE LA ASUNCIÓN DE BARACOA, FOUNDED BY DIEGO VELAZQUEZ AND WHERE PRESERVED THE "CROSS OF PARRA", BROUGHT BY CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS TO CUBAN LANDS.
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