Birth House of Abel Santamaría Cuadrado
2da. del Norte No. 1, Encrucijada
It was declared a National Monument by Resolution 29, dictated in Havana City on December 31st of 1981.
The house was built in the twenties of wood and tiles. The inner floor is of mosaics, while the outer flooring is of cement. It is of vernacular construction. Here, Abel Santamaría Cuadrado was born in the year of 1927, and he also spent most of his childhood in this house.
The museum has seven permanent exhibit rooms, one temporary exhibition and another room for activities.
At the moment there are five rooms already functioning and two are being set up.
The museum is considered a polyvalent museum since it exhibits great historical moments of the municipality of Encrucijada.
Address: 2da del Norte # 1
e/ Central y 1ra del Este
Encrucijada, Villa Clara, Cuba
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