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Very nice Building!

One of the nicest buildings in Havana! we didn't go in but go the chance to get a close look on it... read more

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Quite Imposing

Extremely impressive from the outside and when all the repairs are finished the inside will be even... read more

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Modeled after the U.S. Capitol, El Capitolo encompasses a planetarium and three museums.
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Paseo de Marti, Havana 10200, Cuba
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Reviewed today

One of the nicest buildings in Havana! we didn't go in but go the chance to get a close look on it when heading to the Cigar shop.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank raniaboujaoudeh
Reviewed 2 days ago

A massive structure with architecture that is beautiful. We walked all around it which took awhile however it was worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Capitol, which is of remarkable resemblance to the capitol found in D.C., truly is a magnificent and for quite outlandish structure, when one is to take into account its Caribbean location. The building is currently being renovated for the city 500th birthday next year,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a tour of the Capitulo as they have almost completed the rennovations for a huge anniversary next year. It has been restored wonderfully holds much history. Our guide spoke excellent english.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Beverly_9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extremely impressive from the outside and when all the repairs are finished the inside will be even more so. Can’t imagine that this building has been used for anything other than the seat of government, although it has. What in the heck were they thinking?...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank romadaro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Under renovation for many years. What has been completed is stunning. Worth a visit for sure. The whole area of old Havana is lovely

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rolfb405
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our apartment was overlooking the Capitol Building it looked grand and impressive. We didn't get the chance to go inside as it wasn't opened but we did plenty of pictures outside of it. When you seat on the steps leading up to it you have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DinkyDave33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time to visit El Capitolio. I really enjoyed the 50-minute English tour. The long hallways are spectacular. It cost 10 CUC to enter the building. You can purchase a ticket on the side of the Capitol. We arrived at 9:45 and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BKC2003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Restoration continues but almost all of the interior spaces are available to been toured and they are spectacular. The exterior is largely finished but scaffolding remains on the dome - don't let that deter you.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ed T
Reviewed 2 November 2018

it just near with with Gran Teatro de La Habana, we dont go inside but just take some photos of the appearance which got no special but still good for picture on it.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank iamface
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SpikeH61
21 March 2018|
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Response from RossD_13 | Reviewed this property |
It was closed for for renovations when I was there in December 2017 so I am unable to advise you as no visiting hours were being displayed at that time
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goneb4day
18 January 2017|
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