Memorial a José Martí
Ministerio del Interior
The ugly concrete block on the northern side of the Plaza de la Revolución is famous for its huge mural of Che Guevara, a copy of...
Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba
A long, uninspiring concrete structure that glowers from behind the Martí memorial, the modern HQ of the Cuban government doesn’t match...
Biblioteca Nacional José Martí
Cuba’s national library is housed in a modernist tower block overlooking the Plaza de la Revolución. There is sometimes a photo exhibit...
Piano Bar Delirio Habanero
This suave lounge upstairs in the Teatro Nacional de Cuba hosts everything from young trovadores to smooth, improvised jazz. The deep...
Memorial a José Martí information
Center-stage in Plaza de la Revolución is this monument, which at 138.5m is Havana's tallest structure. Fronted by an impressive 17m marble statue of a seated Martí in a pensive Thinker pose, the memorial houses a museum – the definite word on Martí in Cuba – and a 129m lookout (reached via a small CUC$2 lift) with fantastic city views.