On August 2, 1991, the Director-General of UNESCO, in the presence of the Prime Minister of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas, declared San Salvador a Monument of the Quincentennial, acknowledging it as the geographical starting point of the new American epoch commencing October 12, 1492. This monument commemorates that declaration.

Location:
Queen's Highway
Cockburn Town
Bahamas
Contact Information:
San Salvador Tourist Office
(242) 331-1928
(242) 331-1929
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