Wikijunior:World Heritage Sites/Old Havana

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Havana is located in the north of Cuba
Old, un-restored street in Havana

Old Havana (Spanish: La Habana Vieja) is the centre of the original city of Havana in Cuba. It has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1982 and is extremely popular with tourists from around the world.


The city was created in 1519 CE and contains numerous churches and cathedrals as well as fortresses and Government buildings.

Last modified on 8 November 2012, at 00:03