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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.

Seasons Open: Year Round

Accessibility Notes

There is easy access for persons who are physically challenged or in wheelchairs.

 Pet Friendly Notes

Leashed pets are allowed but must be controlled.

For More Information, Contact:

San Salvador Tourist Office

ssmajor@bahamas.com

Queen's Highway, Cockburn Town, SS
(242) 331-1928 · fax (242) 331-1927
Administrator's Office-San Salvador
General Delivery, Cockburn Town, SS
(242) 331-2202 · fax (242) 331-2221

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Latitude: 24.077555000
Longitude: -74.476009000
Elevation: 35 FT (11 M)
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