The City Knocker is a symbol of the City of Holguin by Resolution no. 129, of November 24, 1990 of the Municipal Executive Committee of Popular Power.
Piece of high artistic value, The City Knocker, which symbolizes friendship, represented by La Periquera, Emblematic neoclassical construction, inextricably linked to the socio-political history of Holguin, since it is part of the knockers of the door that gives access to it.
The Knocker of the City of Holguin is made of wrought iron and represents a female face, with classic lines, which responds to the neoclassical style.
As mentioned above, El Aldabon de La Ciudad symbolizes friendship, everyone who comes to La Ciudad de Holguin will have the doors open.
The Aldabon de La Ciudad is one of the most important decorations awarded by the City of Holguin to Cuban or foreign personalities who have contributed with their work to the good of society both in the region and throughout Cuba.