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Havana Cathedral

Plaza de la Catedral | La Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
7/861-5213
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Place of beauty

We were taken here as part of a tour and was very pleased we were. When entering you will need to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
keefxl
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
Beautiful cathedral

Was amazed at the beauty of the building and the church inside as well. For as simplistic as most... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
LaGataViajadora
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Harlingen, Texas
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Plaza de la Catedral | La Habana Vieja, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were taken here as part of a tour and was very pleased we were. When entering you will need to be respectful of Cuban traditions, removing headwear and ladies need to cover legs (covering is provided). The inside of the Cathedral is lovely, the...More

Thank keefxl
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was amazed at the beauty of the building and the church inside as well. For as simplistic as most houses and buildings are in Cuba this was incredible. Remember this is a holy place and they follow very traditional ideas so everyone must take off...More

Thank LaGataViajadora
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped off here and had a look around as we were both interested to see how the Cathedral here would compare to European ones we have visited. Not that different as it happens! The square outside was full of interesting and colourful Cubans going...More

Thank NorthernHeatseeker
Reviewed 5 days ago

Much less ornate decoration than I had expected. Lovely space with wonderful people watching Square in front.

Thank Frances R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small, quaint cathedral, well worth stopping in and visiting, beautiful altar. Few steps away from one of Hemingway's bar haunts

Thank WhiteFireLady
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is well worth seeing but strange that no priests are visible ! The architecture is interesting but it needs maintenance (like most of Cuba) !

Thank Kowloonman1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its a beautiful place. specially for two kind of people. Christian who are devoted and enjoy visiting these kind of places because they go to pray and enjoy a beautiful temple. the other kind are architects who enjoy the way it was built. for the...More

Thank Jabs2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

President Obama attended religious services at the Havana Cathedral when he was in Havana just over a year ago!

Thank Bookworm2002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like so many places in Havana, this place is slightly austere in its tempered grandeur with not a lot to see inside. But it is worthwhile to see and experience.

Thank TBSoCal71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't forget to dress appropriately and remove hats before going in, or you cannot tour the inside. The climb of the bell tower is worth it.

Thank stephsk8s
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abarrios16
Are any of the masses in English?
20 March 2017|
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Response from CubaSiTours | Reviewed this property |
None that I have been too at the Cathedral, but always lovely in Spanish & you can follow easily, similar mass as every where. Nice Christian non-denominational English service in Vedado New Havana, held in the lovely... More
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jtfoodie99
Does anyone know what are the current mass times for Sunday ?
5 March 2017|
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Response from Flyby0161 | Reviewed this property |
Mass Times Sunday: 10:30 AM Monday: 8:00 AM (All weekdays Mass at the Chapel "El Sagrario"), 6:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM, 6:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM, 6:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM, 6:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM, 6:00 PM Saturday: 4:00 PM... More
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Arleen2014
What are the mass times for Ash Wednesday 2017?
10 February 2017|
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Response from lovells37 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry really no idea
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