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Amazing find!

We stumbled across this restored pharmacy in old Havana whilst exploring and what a find! My... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa B
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Pottery jars

My memory is the beautiful pottery vases that held the medicines. Does not require a lot of time... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joyce B
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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Calle Obispo No. 155 San Ignacio y Mercaderes | Esquina Mercaderes y San Ignacio, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled across this restored pharmacy in old Havana whilst exploring and what a find! My husband is a doctor and really enjoyed seeing all the old jars and accoutrements. The great thing is you can just wander in off the street, there is no...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My memory is the beautiful pottery vases that held the medicines. Does not require a lot of time Helpful staff available to answer questions

Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely original shop front,withall the original bottles and shelves. Like stepping back in time. Worth stopping when you are walking the old town.

Thank Lissa C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

This place is worth a visit even if you are not looking for meds. It won't take long but you'll be glad to have seen it.

Thank Ed T
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The pharmacy has its original interior, and looks like a pharmacy 150 years ago. Medicine can still be purchased there, but not out of the china on display.

Thank Ståle L
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We stumbled upon this working pharmacy museum accidentally and what a great surprise. The old bottles and trinkets are really interesting and will keep you busy for a while

Thank LizaGroenewald
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We stopped in to the pharmacy on our walking tour of Old Havana on 7/1. It's a really neat very old pharmacy to visit. Beautiful woodwork throughout and old original displays. It was once one of the most renowned and cutting edge pharmacies back in...More

Thank Tander-Jr
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Staff very helpful and knowledgeable. Well preserved apothaceray jars and equipment. Quiet and tranquil out of the heat and hustle of the street outside

Thank ktbarker39
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Not too long ago and still being practiced in many European countries, the Pharmacist was the first stop in curing any ailment. The vast inventory of medicines in this place is astounding. Well done and well worth a visit

Thank Carl0999
Reviewed 24 June 2018

This neat, organised museum really appealed to me. No entrance fee, and a great display. Worth the visit just to admire the jars and woodwork. Make sure you go.

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I reallly do not know what time it opens but i would imagine fairly early.
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Calle Obispo 155 - Habana Vieja
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