Grand Tacon Theatre

The Grand Tacon Theatre (Gran Teatro Tacon or Gran Teatro de la Habana) was built in 1837 and 1838 by the convict labor of a band of forty pirates, pardoned by Governor Tacon, led by Francisco Marty. “The Tacon Theater,” Imperial Valley Press, Vol. 6. No. 32, November 17, 1906

Tacon Teater Inside Samuel Hazard Cuba with pen and pencil NYPL

Inside of the Tacon Theater. Samuel Hazard, Cuba with Pen and Pencil, 1871. New York Public Library Image ID: ps_grd_047.