Baracoa Cathedral of Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion - Address:
Baracoa city, Guantanamo province, Cuba
Cathedral of Nuestra Señora de la Asuncion. Within it resides the Cruz de La Parra, a cross that Christopher Columbus erected.
Baracoa was founded in 1512. The cross was taken as a Christian symbol and travelled from town to town where pieces were taken from it. It now appears as a cross about three to four feet tall. Its ends are capped in silver and it is displayed in a glass case.
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