Museo de Bomberos
Museo de Simón Bolívar
A diminutive museum dedicated to Latin America’s great liberator, who remains a perennial hero to most Cubans. Downstairs there are...
Armería 9 de Abril
An old gun shop (now museum) stormed by revolutionaries on the said date in 1958.
Statue of Simón Bolívar
The corner of Mercaderes and Obrapía has an international flavor, with a bronze statue of Simón Bolívar, the Latin America liberator.
Crowding out the cobbled street with its alfresco tables, the Lamparilla is perennially popular – your best bet for a seat is in the...
cnr Mercaderes & Lamparilla · interesting places nearby
Museo de Bomberos information
Contains antediluvian fire equipment dedicated to 19 Havana firefighters who lost their lives in an 1890 railway fire.