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National Museum of Contemporary Ceramics

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must be one of the best and most underrated aesthetic of the great art in Cuba.

Look, do your homework. We usually spend 4-6 months planning travel. Read every thing out these... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Richard E
A Hidden Gem

You could easily miss this fantastic ceramic museum right in the middle of old Havana. The museum... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2018
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“must be one of the best and most underrated aesthetic of the great art in Cuba.”
Dec 18, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Look, do your homework. We usually spend 4-6 months planning travel. Read every thing out these and not just travel books. Have a tight schedule in order accomplish the most

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Richard E
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

You could easily miss this fantastic ceramic museum right in the middle of old Havana. The museum has to make themselves more visible to invite more visitors. A friend told me about it beforehand or else I would have just walked by. We spent 2...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

This place was really so easy to walk past, but we went to look at some pieces in the shop section that caught our eye. The staff encouraged us to explore further in to the rear of the space and upstairs where a guide showed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

I had about an hour to kill so i stopped by. didn't expect much but it was very enjoyable. There is no official guided tour but one of the staff walked with me and showed me around (with a tip of course). There is a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

This museum is not one of the ones that everyone visiting Havana sees and boy are they missing out. My tour guide and I went here, at my request, and were given a guided tour of the whole museum and collection. Having seen may ceramic...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 26, 2017

This museum has impressive works, many very moving, all interesting! It's not a huge museum, so you can take the time to absorb the meaning as you look. There is a sales area on the ground floor where you can buy inexpensive small, packable items...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed March 10, 2017

This unusual and absorbing collection contains about 750 pieces, most by Cuban artists from 1940 to today. Newly re-housed in the Casa Aguilera, an example of Mudejar architecture from the 17th and 18th centuries. Styles vary from whimsical, to somber, to serenely beautiful. Worth a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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