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Battle of St. George's Caye Exhibition

Posted By: Marty

Battle of St. George's Caye Exhibition - 09/17/16 11:58 AM

at San Pedro House of Culture, Launch is today, Sept. 17th at 6pm

More Info here:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1252814598064568/

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Posted By: klcman

Re: Battle of St. George's Caye Exhibition - 09/17/16 06:24 PM

Ahh..........just one lil word lost gives an entire new meaning. grin
Posted By: Marty

Re: Battle of St. George's Caye Exhibition - 09/23/16 07:05 PM


House of Culture opens exhibition on Battle of St. George’s Caye

A new exhibit is on display at the San Pedro House of Culture (SPHC), featuring the events of the Battle of Saint George’s Caye. The exhibition will be open for viewing for the remainder of the month of September, at the House of Culture located on Angel Coral Street.

The exhibition showcases historical pieces of information courtesy of the National Museum of Belize, and portrays different maps showing the routes of the Spanish attacks to the settlement on St. George’s Caye. Other pieces of the important memorabilia feature the different public meetings and the timeline of the Battle of St. George’s Caye. The exhibition also counts with the list of all the Baymen who voted to stay and fight the Spaniards, including those who voted to flee instead.

Everyone is invited to visit the exhibit during the normal opening hours of the SPHC. This is an opportunity for students and adults alike to learn some more about the crucial event that gave Belizeans the country they all have today. The SPHC opens Monday to Friday 8AM to 5PM.

Click here to read the rest of the article and see more photos in the San Pedro Sun

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