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Museo Municipal Varadero

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Address: Calle 57 and Ave de la Playa, Varadero 42200, Cuba
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History of days gone by

So glad we came across this gem. Very simple and is run down but it is evident that there is effort being made to keep this place up and running dispite the lack of funds. You... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2017
Suzan F
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North bay
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North bay
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2017

So glad we came across this gem. Very simple and is run down but it is evident that there is effort being made to keep this place up and running dispite the lack of funds. You cannot not come and see this museum. Lots to see and it is just up from the beach so take a walk and pop... More 

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High Wycombe
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265 reviews
133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Museum is closing in Feb 2017 and the building is being demolished as it is in bad condition. Many of the exhibits are still there and the lady caretaker will show you around for a couple of Peseo.

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Thank AndrewPSmith
Ontario
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 3, 2017

The museum is to be demolished in July 2017. Our guide was excellent and took a great deal of pride in showing us what is left of the exhibits. It is a shame the building is to be demolished.

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Thank OntarioChloe
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed December 3, 2016

Walking through Varadero is fascinating but it does not take long to become saturated by the stalls flogging endless repetative tourist trinkets. In fact, it becomes depressing. You WANT to buy something, anything, to support the local economy. But you can't bear to add any of the flimsy tourist trash to your luggage. ...and then...you find the Museo Municipal for... More 

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Thank Christine J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

Small interesting museum with the regions floura and fauna on display as well as some local history of the revolution,well worth a visit if your in Varedero.

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Thank angler29
Belgrade, Serbia
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed April 13, 2016

with lots local details, nice and helping guide, handiwork and marine life, flora and fauna, cheap and easily accessible, not far away from the main road

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Thank biljanadobric
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed April 3, 2016

This has potential to be an amazing Museo. The HIstorian or Guide in Museo is amazing has so much history and stories to tell. They have a lot of cool stuff but they were in process of moving, but not sure where. There was an awesome painting of a woman and it appears like her eyes follow you around the... More 

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Thank Lori B
London, Ontario
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2016

Very nice older building but they have let it slip a lot in the last few years. The displays are in very poor condition.

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Thank jerryw91
Gatineau, Canada
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2016

This is a nice place to visit the house is very beautiful and I love the way it's build. Lots of hstory

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Woodstock, New York
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed February 29, 2016

For sure go hre, good location, lot's of history, 2 cucs to get in, a couple of hours will do your tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. Good bar/restaurant next door when your done your tour. Good for kids, too.

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