Kucho di Otrobanda wins Social Innovation Award

The Curaçao Heritage Foundation has won the Social Innovation Award 2020 for the educational platform ‘Kucho di Otrobanda’. Kucho is a character who walks through the alleyways of Otrobanda and takes young students along digitally while learning about his… read more

Renting with the Curaçao Monument Foundation

You have visited our ‘For Rent’ page and are very interested in one of the properties listed on the website. So, what do you need to do to apply for one of our charming units? It depends on… read more

How to Occupy a Monument

Let’s say you are very charmed by the colorful buildings that make up our historical capital in Curaçao and the different plantation houses scattered along the island. If you have the chance you would love to live in… read more

Publication of Architectural Walking Guide

When you visit Willemstad you cannot help but notice the beautiful historic architecture. But often times there are stories behind the buildings that are not that well known. In order to make the city come more to life for… read more

Lánthùisnan di Kòrsou

Pa por mira e buki Lánthùisnan di Kòrsou digital, por fabor klik riba e link akibou; Prenda presioso di pasado E buki Lánthùisnan di Kòrsou ta e promé buki ku ta duna un bista kompletu di tur lánthùisnan… read more

Open Call for Art Entries: “Mens & Monument”

Open Call to all Artists Submission is open from August 15 to October 1, 2019 Introduction As part of the 65th anniversary of Stichting Monumentenzorg Curaçao (Curaçao Heritage Foundation), we would like to engage the community of Curaçao… read more

Highest point Sebastopol building

The restoration of the eye-catching Sebastopol building in Otrobanda reached its highest point on February 22, 2019 at 4:30 pm. The Curacao Monument Foundation commissioned this restoration, which is being executed by Q-Con Group. During the celebration representatives of… read more

Nelly Rosa on living in Otrobanda

When she was walking down the main road in Otrobanda, Nelly Rosa would always fantasize about the red building with its charming balcony. She initially went to look at another Monument Foundation home, but when she found out… read more

Velas Latinoamérica Curaçao 2018

Willemstad World Heritage City has another chance to shine on the international stage by hosting the tall ship regatta ‘Velas Latinoamérica 2018’, July 15 – 18. Ten traditional tall ships departed from Rio de Janeiro at the end… read more

20 years World Heritage

December 4th, 2017 marks the 20th anniversary of historic Willemstad’s listing on the UNESCO World Heritage List. This important recognition came in December 1997, as a result of the efforts of ‘Action Willemstad’ in the 1980’s. Historic Willemstad includes… read more