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Palacio De Los Capitanes Generales

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Well worth a visit

Imposing building located in the Plaza de las Armas. It was originally the seat of power in Havana... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Onleaveagain
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Incredible architecture in beautiful surroundings

My husband and I were touring Havana with Cubaoutings and this was one of our stops as a history... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MaryannF650
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Clarksville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Imposing building located in the Plaza de las Armas. It was originally the seat of power in Havana but is now an impressive museum. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were touring Havana with Cubaoutings and this was one of our stops as a history lesson and picture ops. The Palacio De Los Capitanes Generales is an incredible architecture in beautiful surrounding. According to available information, it is ..."the former official...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MaryannF650
Reviewed 26 November 2018

This is THE museum every tourist should go and see in Cuba! a MUST! History, beauty, easily accessible.... etc. at 3 CUCs

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank silviaeaston
Reviewed 4 November 2018

The nearest thing Cuba has to a palace. It is basically a stately home with some fascinating artefacts. Several guides in the place will explain what's what and even show you some closed rooms.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Martin C
Reviewed 1 November 2018

we just pick not so many museum in havana that is one of it. free of charge & big enough also getting many stuff for watching that is interesting enough & some seem valuable also beautiful. staffs also helpful & informative. good for taking time...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank iamface
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This is one of the musea that should be on your path went walking through old Havana. Take a quick look to go back into time

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Daniel19721972
Reviewed 15 August 2018

A top 5 on my list of Habana Vieja. Closes about 4 pm even though it has a 5 pm close time. Go early. Beautiful artifact and tour guide available.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ginag508
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Located in the historical square of the original historical village. This building is considered one of the largest architectural values in Cuba of all time. It was a residence of Spanish governors, who ordered to make the street wooden to wake them up. Until recently...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karaoshkin
Reviewed 23 July 2018

I would suggest do not leave old Havana without taking a look to this place.It is not only the aristocratic House and the colonial archittecture. It is also the furnitures and the ornaments of the House. Make sure that you bought a ticket that shows...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

my husband and i came here and was not disappointed. it was magnificent to learn the history of this place and the see such beauty in the design and build of this place. amazing

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Celina M
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