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Ibarra Ecuador, San Antonio de Ibarra

San Antonio de Ibarra is located 6 km from the provincial capital is known for its handicrafts and sculptures. Surrounded by the splendor of nature, which cover fields like a carpet of bright colors of the majestic Imbabura, which at 4630 meters on sea level is imposed on the sky and accepted in their skirts in this town full of spaces and places to go there and contemplate causing forever.

Data of interest

  • City:Ibarra
  • Sector:South
  • Address:6 Kms from the city
  • Schedule:Monday to Sunday
  • Cost of revenue:-

 

 

Information of San Antonio de Ibarra

San Antonio was created civilly March 24, 1693, more than a century after his birth. It is an Ecuadorian people and is located in the city of Ibarra belonging to the province of Imbabura, ranks among the tourist destinations that include the so-called Imbabura Province of Lagos, because of its potential artistic and craftsmanship.

It is an Ecuadorian people and is located in the city of Ibarra belonging to the province of Imbabura, ranks among the tourist destinations that include the so-called Imbabura Province of Lagos, because of its potential artistic and craftsmanship. The crafts and sculpture are part of the culture and tradition of San Antonio de Ibarra. In 1980 he began the craft in the city with the creation of the Artistic Lyceum, where he imparted knowledge and practice in painting, sculpture, carving, and woodworking.

One of the most prominent of San Antonio de Ibarra is Daniel Reyes, who in 1868 after the earthquake of Ibarra, a child begins as a helper of the sculptors who came from Quito to restore valuable pieces of art in temples and churches destroyed That is where you create the spirit of this passion, which then become a national benchmark and an iconic character sanantonense identity because of his talent and commitment to art.

Today the people of San Antonio excel and make known all that love and passion that carried on his work, dare to great pieces of art that are exhibited and are appreciated both within and outside of Ecuador.

San Antonio de Ibarra offers visitors many places where you can appreciate and admire pieces of wood, canvas, Cyprus, stone or any other alternative product that will allow to create true works of art.

The craftsmen also carved religious figures, furniture, statues, murals, sculptures, classical, modern, beggars, animals, vases and others which have incorporated new technology in their finishes.

Tourism in San Antonio de Ibarra, is based in particular on the ability and skill of the craftsmen, with its wonderful sculptures created Natural Resources. It also has a great scenic beauty, flora and fauna, cultural and historical resources that are reflected in the artistic vocation and craft of its inhabitants.

Ibarra, San Antonio de Ibarra

 

Map San Antonio de Ibarra, Ecuador

San Antonio de Ibarra, Ibarra Ecuador

 

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