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The capital's main weather observatory takes its name from the founder of the formal study of mathematics in Venezuela, ... More
Observatorio Cagigal (El)
The capital's main weather observatory takes its name from the founder of the formal study of mathematics in Venezuela, Juan Manuel Cagigal. A source of pride for this institution is the fact that it is one of the oldest of its kind in South America. It focuses on the compilation of meteorological, astronomical and seismic data, and is currently the headquarters for the Navy Observatory, as well. This center provides information about climatic conditions and current weather forecasts. Open to visits for study purposes or due to simple curiosity regarding the subject. Admission is free.
Following the Avenida Principal de La Yaguara, just 15 kilometers from Caracas, is the clean and pretty village of El
Junquito. The village started out as a colony of farmers, and today it is a highly frequented destination for ...
The construction which houses El Gazebo is yet another of the familiar old residences from Las Mercedes that have been
converted into restaurants. Its entrance, which distinguishes it from a private house, is just a colorful side tunnel. Inside, ...
This building dates to the end of the 16th century and has served, successively, as a Franciscan convent, seat of
the Central University of Venezuela and, currently, as the headquarters of the Academies Palace. Academies, plural, since it houses ...