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National Museum of Fine Arts

Calle Trocadero e/ Zulueta y Monserrate, Havana, Cuba
+53 7 8621643
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Art museum in two different buildings apart from one another

This museum contains of two different buildings housing two separate art collection. The newer... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Superkatt
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Sweden
Gorgeous collection of the finest Cuban Art

Find a guide and climb the ramp to the top level, working down in chronological order. All the big... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lcat3
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Valley Springs, California
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Museum offers a glimpse of colonial Cuba.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cuban artists” (112 reviews)
“modern art” (64 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 4 days ago

This museum contains of two different buildings housing two separate art collection. The newer building situated next door to the Museum of Revolution, one block away from Prado, contains the collection of Cuban modern art from years after the revolution. The large 3-storey building shows...More

Thank Superkatt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Find a guide and climb the ramp to the top level, working down in chronological order. All the big names in Cuban art are here, including a fine collection of my favorite, Wifredo Lam. No photos allowed, so take paper and pencil for notes on...More

Thank lcat3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently returned from an unforgettable trip to Cuba via Globe Drifter's. Let me just say that the planning of this trip by Jodie and Rebecca was perfection from start to finish. They communicated with us regularly with details of our trip right up to...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide from Experience Cuba guided us around this great gallery. Great modern art, well worth a visit.

Thank Colett
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun, eclectic mix of contemporary art with bold abstract canvases as well as colorful portraits and still lifes. Excellent way to spend a couple hours.

Thank Alma G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We left far too little time to visit this museum. There was a temporary exhibition of children's art at the beginning, quite wonderful. Then we started on the museum proper, an experience that anyone visiting Havana should not miss. Unfortunately the museum closed before we...More

Thank K M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Impressive collection of art, especially Cuban art from 1940-1960's. Not much AC, like most of Cuba so not sure how they maintain the paintings as well as they do. There were no signs anywhere that said no picture taking, but when I tried to take...More

Thank Ivan C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Such a large collection of Cuban Art. From Old Masters to Modern. It is a lot to take in and you should plan to spend a few hours to really get a good look.

Thank acdminNyc
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Important cultural stop on a visit to Havana . We were impressed with the permanent collection as well as the featured sculpture exhibit.

Thank Rowdymom
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A must-see for any art aficionados for the entire room of Wilfredo Lam. Also, a great way to see an overview of Cuban history through art starting with colonial art from the 1700's all the way through present-day. Note: you have to check your bag...More

Thank Susan M
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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
19 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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