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.

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