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“Interesting! Worth the small price.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Camera Obscura

Camera Obscura
Ranked #16 of 227 things to do in Havana
Certificate of Excellence
Panama City, Panama
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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“Interesting! Worth the small price.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2013

Definitely worth the 2 CUC you have to pay to enter, you get a great view in real time of the city. The guide was friendly and informative and explained about many different buildings in Havana. Something we had never done before. You have access to the roof top of the building and get a beautiful view of the city from there too.

Visited August 2013
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“Interesting”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2013

A great little place to visit for 20 mins. Even if you don't visit the camera, the rooftop terrace affords an excellent view of the city.

Visited August 2013
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“Great inexpensive attraction with the added bonus of rooftop photography.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

This was my second visit to Camara Obscura. This time taking a Cuban friend that hadn't been there before. Tourists pay $2 CUC and Cubans pay $2 CUP.

The presentation is interesting and fun.

GREAT way to see the city from a high point and take pics also. The view to the port is great.

Visited August 2013
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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“View of the entire Old Havana…”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2013

This a short visit to see the entire Old Havana (live) from a third floor. While in the Plaza Vieja, this is a great place to visit. Also the view from there is beautiful, you can see the Havana Bay, the Plaza Vieja, and the old city buildings.
The people who guides the artefact are very funny talking about the thing you see and also they talk about Cuban history. We have visited three times and we enjoyed very much.

Visited March 2013
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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“Must visit gem with brilliant staff”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2013

It's on the corner of a square in the old city, not too easy to find but a definite visiting spot. The staff are excellent and made it even better experience than we expected with clear English.
Its a fun was to see the city.

Visited August 2013
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