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Bacardi Building

Avenida de Belgica No. 261 | Between Empedrado y San Juan de Dios, Havana, Cuba
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Look for the bat on the top

This is a very well preserved art deco building. Look for the bat at the top. Worth a quick look... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kath00000007
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Splendid old building with little to see now except the exterior and the "bats."

The Bacardi Building was an art deco masterpiece when it was built in the 1930s. The lobby is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SuzanneetRon
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Boyne City, Michigan
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Avenida de Belgica No. 261 | Between Empedrado y San Juan de Dios, Havana, Cuba
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a very well preserved art deco building. Look for the bat at the top. Worth a quick look, and inside the lobby.

Thank Kath00000007
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bacardi Building was an art deco masterpiece when it was built in the 1930s. The lobby is available for viewing, and it is still very art deco stylish. Watch for the Bacardi "bat" emblems throught. At this time, it is an office building for...More

Thank SuzanneetRon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Evidently Bacardi is no longer available in Cuba,however the building is still is good condition and Cuba has several of their own revered local labels...

Thank IND317
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building can be seen rather quickly as you can only visit the first floor lobby - but the exterior is in pretty remarkably good condition. The entry lobby and room to the right of the lobby are beautifully maintained with everything looking original. Entry...More

Thank AddictedToTravel_9
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This building was right behind your hotel but it wasn't until we done the walking tour we got to know about the history of it. Was good to get a little bit of the history into Bacardi and why they left Cuba

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 October 2017

If fond of architecture, be sure to go by the Bacardi Building. Art-deco in style, when designed and built, it was the tallest building in the area.

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 15 September 2017

There are a lot of interesting buildings in Havana to see, the Bacardi building is one of them. Both the inside and outside are intact..

Thank Lenovo66
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This is the original building of Bacardi, rum makers in Havana. After the revolution, Bacardi now is based in Puerto Rico.

Thank Mildred L
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Only a building. No signs guiding us or anything. Where's the lift? A bit confusing place. The Building looks great though.

1  Thank Nikolai S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Great history of the family and building but nothing worth going out of your way to see, most walking tour stop by it so try to catch one and here the history.

Thank helio666
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