Curious About Cuba: The Great Museums of Havana

Curious About Cuba: The Great Museums of Havana
56:46 | 2008

Categories: Arts and Culture, History

Despite Cuba's overwhelming economic and political challenges, museums in Havana abound, from rum and revolution to cars and cigars. In fact, Old Havana itself is a museum-quality collection of historic buildings, reflecting 400 years of Spanish rule and a hundred years of revolution. Outside the museum walls are stunning public works projects focusing on cultural preservation and the restoration of Old Havana City's ancient public streets, squares, and majestic architectural structures. This living history is now being meticulously restored and transformed into apartments, schools, cafes and markets for its citizens.

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Edward  Allen
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March 4, 2014
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Sylvia María Valls
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December 19, 2013
C
82% of the Cuban people were already readers back when Fidel and the "rebels" took over, according to the UNESCO... the people who talk in this film are all owned by the gov't ... one way or the other. It is a sham and a shame!
Viviane Thadal
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February 20, 2013
This app work sometimes on the iPad. It would be nice if it works all the times, because it is a great app.
Scuba Artiste
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December 27, 2012
Beautiful...makes my heart yearn to see Cuba; also makes me extraordinarily ashamed of how the U.S. has demonized Castro...makes me sick and sad.
Christina Alegria
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November 30, 2012
nostalgia of a life changing trip.
Linha Do Tempo
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October 15, 2012
Great, I really love it, muito bom documentário falando resumidamente sobre Havana de Fidel Castro.