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Also known as the Carondelet Palace, this building was erected between the 18th and early 19th Centuries by the Presidente de ... More
Palacio de Gobierno
Also known as the Carondelet Palace, this building was erected between the 18th and early 19th Centuries by the Presidente de la Real Audiencia de Quito (President of the Royal Council), Baron Hector de Carondelet. On the staircase landing which leads to the first floor,there is a mural painted by the Equadorian artist Oswaldo Guayasamín, which portrays the discovery of the Amazon River on 12th February 1542. The third floor of the palace is used as the President's private quarters where he lives along with his family. The building has many corridors and reception rooms which are used for official occasions. Access to the top floors is restricted and it is only possible to visit the ground floor of the building.
Located inside the Parque La Alameda, this observatory was built between 1873 and 1875. The equatorial telescope, built in Germany
and installed in the main tower, was once one of the three most advanced telescopes in the world, along ...
This convent of cloistered nuns is located in the historical center of the city. The convent was established as a
part of the religious order of Santo Domingo when it was founded in 1594. The founders were a widow, ...
This agency's main office is located in the city's financial district, with other branches located nearby. It is one of
the largest tourist agencies in the country, offering services such as transfers, hotel booking, guided visits and tours to ...
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