Spanish Cultural Center

The Spanish Cultural Center is located in Casco Viejo in the Casa del Soldado. The center was inaugurated by the Prince of Asturias and opened to the public on November 14, 2013. It is currently showing the work of Anton Lazamares. Entrance is free and definitely worth a visit.

http://www.thevisitorpanama.com/2013/12/a-cultural-spanish-center-in-casco-antiguo/

 

 

New Gatun Locks

The expansion of the Panama Canal is one of the largest projects being built at this moment. This venture will establish a new lane of traffic along the Canal by building a new set of locks designed to double the capacity of this important waterway. You can visit the site and see the progress of this imposing engineering feat under construction.  Click on the link below for detailed instructions on how to reach the site.

http://www.canalmuseum.com/canalphotos/new-visitors-center.htm