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This enclosure is the resting place of illustrious Venezuelans and an homage to their memory, beginning with Simon Bolivar, ... More
Panteón Nacional [El]
This enclosure is the resting place of illustrious Venezuelans and an homage to their memory, beginning with Simon Bolivar, whose tomb has a permanent guard. It was decreed the National Pantheon in 1875, after having been the Church of the Holy Trinity. Within this rather moving atmosphere, the visitor cannot help but observe and appreciate the epic paintings of Tito Salas on the ceiling, and the magnificent chandelier made of more than 4,000 pieces. The changing of the guards is also worth seeing.
This is a theater whose history dates back to years gone by, when internationally acclaimed performers visited Caracas on their
tours, and when an aristocracy still existed in the capital. It was constructed in 1880 by President Guzmán Blanco, ...
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 ...