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National Museum of Fine Arts

Calle Trocadero e/ Zulueta y Monserrate, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8621643
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There is NOTHING fine about this place

Hugely disappointing - nothing fine about this place. It was not nice and the art was not at all... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
GZky
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Washington, United States
Worth a visit

From classical to modern art of Cuba. Including refrigerator art of children. This was a great... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
K-nine9
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Museum offers a glimpse of colonial Cuba.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cuban artists” (110 reviews)
“modern art” (59 reviews)
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Calle Trocadero e/ Zulueta y Monserrate, Havana, Cuba
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+53 7 8621643
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Hugely disappointing - nothing fine about this place. It was not nice and the art was not at all museum quality. Don't bring any large bags or backpacks or they will turn you away.

Thank GZky
Reviewed 4 days ago

From classical to modern art of Cuba. Including refrigerator art of children. This was a great vist The tour guide was very knowledgeable but spouted facts to fast to absorb

Thank K-nine9
Reviewed 1 week ago

three floors of modern art, beautifully displayed in air conditioning with seating and music playing quietly in the lobby

Thank Shakti M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just to make clear: the museum consists of two separate buildings - one for international art, and one for Cuban. You can either visit one building for 5 CUC or both for 8 (if they happen to have the joint ticket in stock). The international...More

Thank Andrei G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not visit the world art section due to our time schedule. We did have a museum guide who explained primarily all of the important Cuban painters in very great detail. No photos are allowed inside, which is standard for important museums. There may...More

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is split in 2 buildings (world art and cuban art). We only visited the cuban art museum and it is a must see. Some amazing paintings that you're not likely to find anywhere else.

Thank Ana_LIS_PT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In little time, you can see, the one not being in group can move forward and be able to visit more sites of interest. It was the exposure of Roberto Salas. It will be up to October 2017. Features a documentary about the photos exposed...More

Thank Aymatcai
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum is fascinating, and the quality of art in the building of Cuban art is excellent. It is no exaggeration to say that the quality is comparable to the Tate Modern or MoMA, and although they don't have the big names (Wilfredo Lam being...More

Thank alpal99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quality art in an impressive modern, air conditioned and well lit facility. Didn't expect that. Even had some politically subversive pieces.

Thank LukeVA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are an art lover, don't miss it. The best art collections of the country are in this Museum. It's divided in 2 parts, the Universal art and the Cuban art (2 different buildings, 2 blocks apart) You will need probably hours in each...More

Thank Dalida T P
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Mary G
7 July 2017|
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Response from WillIGoBack | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Sunday only until 2pm closed Monday regular hours an Tuesday. 10-5p
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Mary G
7 July 2017|
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Response from Naomi N | Reviewed this property |
Per lahabana website (could not connect to the Musium site), it is open. Monday, it is closed.
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stevenwangjob
18 April 2017|
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Response from freeandgoing | Reviewed this property |
All signs were in Spanish. There are no English signs. Not sure how to take the busy but cabs are very affordable (how I got there, and walking).
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