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Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion)

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We decided to go to the museum on our last day and it didn't disappoint. It was very interesting to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thomson74
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
Intresting place to learn about revolution

Intresting place to learn about revolution. It would be easier if there would be more information... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bako777
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The museum presents the story of the 1959 Cuban Revolution and includes vivid exhibits like blood-stained and bullet-riddled uniforms.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Havana
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Calle Refugio 1 | entre Monserrate y Zulueta, Havana 10600, Cuba
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+53 7 624091
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Reviewed 4 days ago

For all truly interested in history a brisk walk through this museum is important. If the displays were edited in half would be much better considering the amount of time it takes to carefully read all the labels on important things like Ché's boots. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to go to the museum on our last day and it didn't disappoint. It was very interesting to see various things regarding the revolution. The building itself is beautiful and full of history. I would recommend a visit even if its to get...More

Thank Thomson74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this museum while in Havana recently and was not too impressed at all. It is housed in the former presidential palace which is a nice building but that’s the only positive thing I can say. It’s not like any other museum I’ve ever been...More

Thank Ashbury71
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Intresting place to learn about revolution. It would be easier if there would be more information written in english. They will ask you to leave bags and rucksacks in the lockers. So of you want to use toilet take toiler paper with you.

Thank bako777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such an interesting building with great staff which answer all your questions if you ask. They even took the time to take my picture. Lots of history and worth a visit

Thank Dundercheese
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing collection. A must see to understand the history of Cuba. Makes you understand why the gorgeous Cuban people are so proud of their beautiful county.

Thank Pocket747
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately information is clearly presented but while under renovation some rooms are closed and information is not in chronological order which makes it difficult. Must climb stairs for three stories. $8cuc entrance fee.

Thank Baca-Osborne
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Great information in this museum! Very interesting and new facts you could learn coming here. This is a must when coming to Cuba.

Thank Ernesto S
Reviewed 14 September 2018

They charge high but limit you on what you carry in , what you watch - the attitude is " we do not care if you visit here or not" so we left and gave up the "pleasure"

Thank Elizur
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Just propaganda on a low cost museum, but the ticket it’s super expensive. It’s only interesting for communist and locals. Don’t lose your time.

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Suzzette C
6 June 2018|
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Response from termaelliw | Reviewed this property |
All information posted is in English and Spanish. It is a great way to test your Spanish skills and learn about Cuban history from the Cuban perspective.
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arisol17
6 March 2018|
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Response from silviaponce778 | Reviewed this property |
5 CUC - try to get a guide if one is available (there might be a small charge - like another 3 CUC for the entire group if more than one). You get a bit more history that you might otherwise not know. I have done the tour... More
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407Barbie
13 February 2018|
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Response from Raimonds R | Reviewed this property |
How I remember 10:00 - 18:00 for sure. Price don`t remember now, 3 USD approximately in local Peso. Do not took in mind, wanted and visited. For 1 time visit was nice. Interesting historical materials are gathered there, to... More
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