Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes - Arte Cubano

Top choice museum in Centro Habana

Image by Diana Cabrera Hernandez Lonely Planet

The Bellas Artes' 'Colección de Arte Cubano' displays purely Cuban art. Works are displayed in chronological order starting on the 3rd floor and are surprisingly varied. Artists to look out for are Guillermo Collazo, considered to be the first truly great Cuban artist; Rafael Blanco, with his cartoon-like paintings and sketches; Raúl Martínez, a master of 1960s Cuban pop art; and the Picasso-like Wifredo Lam.