Centro Cultural Miguel Angel Asturias

Miguel Angel Asturias Cultural Center

Miguel Angel Asturias Cultural CenterAlso known as the National Theater, this cultural complex, designed by engineer and artist Efraín Recinos, is located in the Civic Center of the city and constructed on the site once occupied by Fort San José. Its shape, which emulates a boat, stands out from the surrounding buildings.  It consists of a the Grand Theater (for opera) with 2,068 seats, the Chamber Theater, the Open Air Theater, small plazas, rehearsal salons, workshops and conference rooms as well as a museum of antique arms.   A variety of shows are presented in the various theaters, and the complex has also hosted international conventions.

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Instituto Guatemalteco de Turismo -INGUAT-

7 av. 1-17 zona 4, Centro Cívico, Guatemala City.
Phone: (502)24212800
Email: info@inguat.gob.gt