The Caro and Cuervo Institute, founded in 1942, is one of the most important centers of studies in literature, philology, and linguistics of the Castilian language in Colombia. The administrative headquarters of the institute, which conducts research in areas such as indigenous and Creole languages, as well as Colombian and Latin American literature, is housed at the birthplace of the scholar Rufino José Cuervo.
NEARBY ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES
In Bogotá travelers have access to a range of entertainment that includes around 50 museums, plus fine dining, lively nightlife, and nearby nature reserves.
- A “museum” of curiosities
- Educating Bogotá since 1604
- A legacy of architect Rogelio Salmona
- A performing arts hub
- The city’s founding mythology
- A popular writer’s hangout
- The history of a country
- City Heritage
- The glory days of Colombia’s stars
- A celebration of diversity