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Beautiful square with colorful colonial buildings!

This square in Old Havana is really worth visiting. The buildings are beautiful and the square is... read more

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LisaandSly
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Indianapolis, Indiana
Historical, majestic and quiet

We went again and again to the Plaza de Armas. All buildings surrounding it are interesting to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

This square in Old Havana is really worth visiting. The buildings are beautiful and the square is very open and clean.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LisaandSly
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went again and again to the Plaza de Armas. All buildings surrounding it are interesting to visit, the greenery is very pleasant and the plaza is simply beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Diana_Mangalagiu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely old colonial buildings surround the square. It's very picturesque. There's a train in the square from the old sugar days, I believe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ohiowanderer
Reviewed 1 week ago

This plaza is located near the old part of Havana not far from the cruise ship terminal. The square stands in front of the Palacio De Los Capitanes Generales which many years ago was the main seat of power in Havana. It is a large...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Onleaveagain
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a peaceful spot to soak up the colonial charm of Havana while sitting under the shade of the trees. There is a museum here but when we were there, it was closed due to national holiday. Unlike many of the other squares in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SixpackDC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cuban 500 connection tour Wonderful experience with our tour guide Jay Carmenate .He made our tour experience a memorable day for our visit to cuba.We would highly recommend Jay for your tour in old Havana Cuba.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ronald R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place but it is too bad that we cannot access the old buildings around the plaza. Probably where you start your tour of the ld Town.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jean-Pierre D
Reviewed 10 December 2018

One of the nicest plazas in Havana! We passed through it on our way to the beach stretch where you can walk and watch old cars pass by. This was a really enjoyable walk!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank raniaboujaoudeh
Reviewed 9 December 2018

We hooked up with a tour guide and she showed us the surrounding areas including this Plaza. There are opportunites to shop for rum and cigars in this area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jack E
Reviewed 3 December 2018

The Plaza de Armas housed the navy museum. We did not enter the museum but the view from the fort is amazing. There is a nice shady park at the Plaza to rest but unfortunately no wifi here. There is a small state-owned cigar and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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