Museo Nacional de Historia Natural
An average museum that contains examples of Cuba's flora and fauna, and overlooks Plaza de Armas.
Museo de Pintura Mural
A simple museum that exhibits some beautifully restored original frescoes in the Casa del Mayorazgo de Recio, popularly considered to be...
Plaza de Armas
Havana's oldest square was laid out in the early 1520s, soon after the city's foundation, and was originally known as Plaza de Iglesia...
Obispo No 109 · interesting places nearby
La Mina information
With a mediocre menu, but top-class location, La Mina graces a scenic corner of Plaza de Armas, meaning every tourist in Havana walks past it at some point. Food options – displayed on a streetside stand and backed up by an army of verbose waiters – include chicken, pork and prawns cooked in a variety of ways, but lack culinary panache.
There's a tempting heladería (ice-cream parlor) around the corner in Calle Oficios.