Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion), Havana

3.4
#2 of 130 in Museums in Cuba
Immerse yourself in Cuban history while you roam the chambers of Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion). The museum is situated in the lavish Presidential Palace, decorated by Tiffany's and used by Fulgencio Batista before the Cuban revolution. Start on the top floor and work your way down to witness the chronological history of Cuba, viewing exhibits that narrate the story from the pre-Columbian times to the modern regime. See an exhibit about Che Guevara, observe "Granma," the boat on which Castro returned from exile, and admire numerous other relics from the 1950s revolutionary war. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion) and many more Havana attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Havana journey builder tool .
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  • In this museum we can see the history of the Cuban Revolution and its actors, several original pieces of the commanders Che Guevara and Cien Fuegos among others. It is one of the places not to fail to visit in the city.
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  • We learned a lot about the history of Cuba and how it all began! Many objects that where saved after the end of the revolution. Being at the room where discussions took place is thrilling and gives yo...  more »
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  • Full of incredible historic photos and artefacts. Interesting museum. You will learn some new thing about Cuba and Cuba history. Some of the historic plates are in Spanish, but you can get the audio guide in English or ask locals for help.
  • Although it's a must to understand some of the history; it's very out-dated. At the time of visit, it was going through much needed renovations. The display is very poor and really doesn't give the history the credit it deserves.
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