written by owen on 2016-May-09.
Opened on March 22, 1958. The mural in front was by Amelia PelÃ¡ez. You can see the big blue building from all around Havana.
I have come to the resolve that they just stopped building stuff in Cuba in the 60s after Castro took over but one thing is for certain they have some nice infrastructure.
The casinos and drug money really built a nice city that stood the test of time and the Cubans take very good care of their country.