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

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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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  • Havana is endowed with some wonderful museums and galleries – this one is for the connoisseur of Cuban revolutionary politics, and offers interesting insights into the art of political propaganda...  more »
  • We found out lots more than we originally understood of the revolutionary period, the museum building itself is lovely if needing some tlc. Makes for a worthwhile escape from the busy old town...  more »
  • Beautiful history, beautiful place!
  • The best thing about this museum is the building and its beautiful architecture. It's a real treasure. The exhibition itself is very old-fashioned, 90% of it are pictures from the revolution and some propaganda descriptions of it. Could be more interesting. Good place to visit if you're looking for and idea how to waste such a beautiful place.

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