The Ministry of Culture of Panama reported that the Old Town of the city continues with its reactivation as part of the actions of the Tourism Cabinet through its Executive Secretariat, the institutions that make it up and the Old Town Offices, since February, to attract more tourists and improve business activity in the sector hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
This recreational space maintains a schedule from Monday to Friday from 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm; While on weekends the activity starts from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm and the pedestrianization of the secondary streets begins at 4:00 pm, offering more incentives to tourists to explore this colorful at ease. place of the city of Panama.
So far, 47 shops have been reopened, generating the reactivation of 249 direct and 500 indirect jobs, and during this period 8,000 visitors have experienced our cultural and historical heritage.
In addition, the Ministry of Culture indicates that free parking is offered in Plaza Herrera, Parque V Centenario and National Theater and the security device is offered, led by the Ministry of Public Security and the estates that make it up maintain police rounds 24 hours a day. of the day.