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Bacardi Building

Avenida de Belgica No. 261 | Between Empedrado y San Juan de Dios, Havana, Cuba
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Interesting building

This building was right behind your hotel but it wasn't until we done the walking tour we got to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Fine Architecture

If fond of architecture, be sure to go by the Bacardi Building. Art-deco in style, when designed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Avenida de Belgica No. 261 | Between Empedrado y San Juan de Dios, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This building was right behind your hotel but it wasn't until we done the walking tour we got to know about the history of it. Was good to get a little bit of the history into Bacardi and why they left Cuba

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If fond of architecture, be sure to go by the Bacardi Building. Art-deco in style, when designed and built, it was the tallest building in the area.

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are a lot of interesting buildings in Havana to see, the Bacardi building is one of them. Both the inside and outside are intact..

Thank Lenovo66
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is the original building of Bacardi, rum makers in Havana. After the revolution, Bacardi now is based in Puerto Rico.

Thank Mildred L
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Only a building. No signs guiding us or anything. Where's the lift? A bit confusing place. The Building looks great though.

1  Thank Nikolai S
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great history of the family and building but nothing worth going out of your way to see, most walking tour stop by it so try to catch one and here the history.

Thank helio666
Reviewed 6 July 2017

For $1 you can catch a magnificent old lift to the top of this building and take the best 360 degree rooftop pictures possible in Habana. The Bacardi building was opened in 1930 as the company's new headquarters and city's first skyscraper, and then confiscated...More

1  Thank rederob
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is a building for businesses - one in which is an agency that sells tickets to activities and events. There is nothing to see here.

Thank Ashley N
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We were taken here as part of a tour, nothing much to see but it was nice to see where the world famous brand started.

Thank keefxl
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Interesting architecture and is a famous place because the well known rum that everybody knows ...Even thinking they moved to Puerto Rico many many years ago...

1  Thank Diana M
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