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Trinidad Architecture Museum

Plaza Major Trinidad, Trinidad, Cuba
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History through buildings

A friendly and well laid out museum which gives examples of the types and styles of buildings over... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barb L
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Melbourne, Australia
Stunning

The architecture in Trinidad is simply stunning! So much history and cultural influence. I... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
brittskrajkumar
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Plaza Major Trinidad, Trinidad, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A friendly and well laid out museum which gives examples of the types and styles of buildings over the last 300+ years. 1CUC entry and 1CUC for a guide. Good value

Thank Barb L
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The architecture in Trinidad is simply stunning! So much history and cultural influence. I absolutely loved my 3 days in Trinidad. In the street market was the sweetest old man who was so grateful for whatever little I bought. I wish more people would buy...More

Thank brittskrajkumar
Reviewed 3 July 2017

given that much of the charm of Trinidad is the old style buildings and cobbled streets it was nice to spend 20 minutes or so in here to understand what we were seeing around us. It is on the Plaza Mayor and worth dropping in...More

Thank flan_1969
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This small museum displays a number of examples of colonial architectural elements from Trinidad along with descriptions. Once you visit you will gain a better insight into the changes that have occurred throughout the city.

Thank seafare74
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This little museum has some good examples of colonial doors and windows and explains how they changed over the years.

Thank SelinaSmyth29
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Trinidad has a charm of its own with facinating colonial buildings and the Architectural museum has details of how the buildings were designed and constructed.

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This place is good for pictures, but if you want to have some real fun, make sure you walk past it and up the street to La Cueva. It's an amazing night club IN A CAVE! Cave Rave every night! But if you're not into...More

Thank Rememberadrian
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Entrance I believe was 1 or 2 CUC for a guided tour though I think it was expected and I did give the guide another 1 CUC as we finished our tour. His English was 'perfect' if a little quiet and he explained about the...More

1  Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Many didactic displays in a beautiful building which will help you appreciate many details when you visit the gorgeous buildings all around the city -and in other Cuban cities.

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Really enjoyed the view at the top and got some great pictures, it's not a strenuous climb up and you can rest at each level. It's windy at the top!

Thank JaoJao38
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