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This is the main shopping street in Las Palmas. The Triana area was built not long after the city was established, opposite Barranco Guiniguada, a ravine. Running into Calle Triana are some lovely side streets, such as La Peregrina or Malteses.The most varied architectural styles give this pedestrian zone a style of its own. As well as appreciating the architecture, visitors should go into the many clothes, electronic, jewelery and sports shops and visit the famous bars and outdoor terraces.
The Galería de Arte Saro León is a popular art gallery that enjoys a loyal patronage. It was established in 1988. Artists of the region used to gather here and collaborate with each other. The space is a cultural hub with conventions, meetings, projects and other events that take place continuously. The gallery also hosts exhibitions of contemporary artwork.
In 1964, this museum was set up in the former home of Benito Pérez Galdós as a tribute to one of the most famous and internationally-renowned Canary Island literary figures. It's a faithful example of a 19th-century middle class Canary Island house, and, inside, you'll find some of the author's original manuscripts, plus part of his collection of 19th and 20th century Spanish literature. Among other notable items on collection, a lovely portrait of the author by the Valencian painter Joaquin Sorolla stands out. Every two years scholars from all over the world meet here for the Congreso Internacional de Estudios Galdosianaos.
Gabinete Literario is an event center that organizes cultural activities in the city. It not only provides a sound platform but also ensures that events are held without any hassles. Right from film festivals and literature meets to corporate shows, Gabinete Literario hosts a variety of events. Art exhibitions involving paintings, sculptures, architectural designs and even photographs by emerging local artists are hosted here. The other on-site facilities include a library and restaurant.
Infecar is an organization that provides rental spaces for diverse range of events including trade fairs, conventions, cultural events, exhibitions and more. Besides offering well-facilitated meeting rooms and pavilions, they are also banked with an efficient staff of hostesses, translators and caterers. For further information do check their website.