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Gran Teatro de La Habana

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A gorgeous performance space!!

Even if you can not get into a performance here, there is an inexpensive tour of the building,. My... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Arcata, California
"Gran Teatro" is just a clue

This venue is historic and a real beauty. It allows intimate viewing and the prices are very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jack E
West Palm Beach, Florida
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Reviewed yesterday

Even if you can not get into a performance here, there is an inexpensive tour of the building,. My friend and I were so lucky to attend a dance performance there choreographed by Acosta, a Cuban who is a worldwide leading choreographer. Tip: our tix...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This venue is historic and a real beauty. It allows intimate viewing and the prices are very affordable. We took a short tour and we had limited time (we were on a cruise). If time allows and tickets are available any opera fan should jump...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jack E
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were on a shore excursion with Cubaoutings and Katherine was our tour guide. She was an amazing historian who spoke fluent English and knew her history. The Gran Teatro de La Habana is located in the Paseo del Prado in Havana,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank MaryannF650
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My only regret is that we were not in town on a weekend to see a performance. This amazingly beautiful architecture transports you back in time as soon as you enter. How grand life must have been in Habana. Our tour guide had been there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 766kathig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Opened in 1915, the new-baroque building is the main cultural and artistic center for the country. It is located nearby the capital building.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 502deborahr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very lucky to get tickets to this magical dance shoe. Cubans are so cultured and artistic. Whatever show is play here do get tickets. We paid 30 Cucs for row two seats. A beautiful building and a magical night. Please be aware no...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Meriwell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have an opportunity to visit this Teatro make sure you do. Its located right next to the Capitulo and the tour is about an hour. They will take you through the various floors and the theatre. The cost 5 CUC.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Beverly_9
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter(24) and I traveled to Cuba and after a long day of walking through Havana we stopped at the Gran Teatro. I talked my daughter into going on the $5 tour and WE were so thrilled. It was absolutely gorgeous and was filled with...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tchnlrn1
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This Gran Teatro is the perfect example of the grandeur of the past. Havana is filled with such incredible architectures and perfect for those loving the street and urban photography. I notice that they they have few performances but I don't have the opportunity to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank IndahNS
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Very recomended: the only a problem is to find a proper link to get tickets. I don;t think its agood idea to use agents for tickets, but the Theatre's link is extremely hard to find and to use. The House is located in the centre...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank TroyS1219
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29 August 2018|
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Response from retired08Vancouver | Reviewed this property |
We stood in line for about 1/2 hr. (moves very slowly) at the Opera Theatre a couple of days before the performance. Paid about 30 CUCs per person. The experience was well worth it. The inside of the theatre is beautiful... More
30 July 2018|
Response from 266joseh | Reviewed this property |
Cuba is different- I suggest when you get there; either use your guide or find a guide to help you out!