Cuba’s capital, Havana, celebrated 500 years of its foundation on 16 November. The city is one of Latin America’s architectural treasures, boasting a marvellous mix of colonial, Baroque and Art Deco styles. These are some of its most famous buildings and sights.
The Capitolio is one of the most visited sites in Havana. The building was built from 1926 to 1929 under the direction of Eugenio Rayneri Piedra. It is located on the Paseo del Prado, Dragones, Industria, and San José streets in the exact center of Havana.