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“Cuban history, great old house and school preserved” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of San Carlos Institute - Casa Cuba

San Carlos Institute - Casa Cuba
Ranked #87 of 159 things to do in Key West
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Owner description: Dedicated to help preserve the language, cultural values and democratic ideals of the Cuban people.
Kendall, Florida
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108 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Cuban history, great old house and school preserved”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2012

Just a nice place to visit, alot of history packed into this free museum, lovely theatre as well.. Focuses mora on cubas independence from spain in the late 1800's and jose marti.. Sem stufffrom the castro led revolution, but mostly limited to the cuban exiles commitment to escaping the island by anymeans necessary

Visited August 2012
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3 Thank reg3sdaddy
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Sarasota
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383 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
“Cuban History”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2012

A beautiful building of Cuban architecture with bright tile on the floors and walls. Each room has its own features; cuban artifacts, cuban cigars, cuban stamps, etc. There is also a theater in the building that should be utilized for a nice video of Cuban History, but doesn't appear to be used for anything.

Visited June 2012
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1 Thank HCLBRK
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South Carolina
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81 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Go Spend Some Time here”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2012

Great Cuban history site. The architecture is awesome. If you are in to stamp collecting, they have an extensive Cuban collection.

Visited May 2012
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1 Thank Cox-Family-SC
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Key West, Florida
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158 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Undiscoverd jewel of Key West”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 30, 2012

Home of the Key West Literary Seminar-an annual event well worth attending.

Visited January 2012
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2 Thank Yacht1999
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Paris, France
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94 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Colonial Cuba”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2012

Old world Cuba. Too bad they gave up so easily.Too bad they gave up so easily.Too bad they gave up so easily.

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1 Thank waldokw
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