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History of Quinchia



The region now occupied by the town of Quinchia Guacuma was called by the natives, was inhabited by the tribes of the Guaqueramaes and Family Tapascos the Ansermas and Irra different languages ​​and customs. Belalcazar Sebastian was the first European to cross the territory Guacuma. Then came Juan de Badillo and Jorge Robledo who came to the village of Chiricha Tapasco where bamboo fences crowned with human skulls and the mournful sound that produced the wind to pass through them they made ​​a deep impression and led both to the new name Quinchia of the region, the town of the strengths of
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