To Do Cardenas
Av de Cespedes e/ Calle 8 y 9, Cardenas, Cuba
The site where the city's official founding took place. Since 1962 it features the Columbus Monument, modeled by Spanish sculptor Jose Piquer, and forged in bronze in marseille, France. Near it is the building where for the first time the Cuban national flag was hoisted
Av 3 Oeste y Calle 12, Cardenas, Cuba
Interesting place to visit is the "Plaza Molocoff "
A daily local vegetable market
Arrechabala Rum Factory
Fábrica Arrechabala: To the northwest of Cárdenas, Matanzas is this rum factory where Varadero and Bucanero rums are distilled. The Havana Club rum company was founded here in 1878.
Catedral de la Inmaculada Concepcion
If you are lucky its open
The Parroquial (Parish) Church It is considered to be Cardenas' first neoclassical building, and dates back from 1846, when it opened under the advocacy of the most Holy Virgin of Conception
Museo Casa Natal de Jose Antonio Echeverria
Av 4 Este #560, Cardenas, Cuba
Home of Cuban student leader Jose Antonio Echevarria, who was assassinated on March 13th, 1957 by the repressive of dictator Fulgencio Batista. Built in 1873, the house also stands out for its state of preservation and its architectural values.
Museo de Oscar de Maria Rojas
The nature historical "Museo de Oscar de Maria Rojas" Calzada de Vives Parque Echeverria at Av 4 Este y Calle 12 - An ancient institution that houses several very complete, valuable collections in the fields of history, arts, natural scienes, archeology, numismatics, and colonial weaponry.
Restaurants in Cardenas
Calzada y Ruiz, Cárdenas
Tel:+53 45 2145
Nightlife in Cardenas
of Cardenas is very simple for most Cardeneses, just at home
playing domino or watching TV. For the younger people there
are 1 or 2 bars to have fun.