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Tomas Acea Cemetery

Cienfuegos, Cuba
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Beautiful

Very interesting history about the cemetery and tour was provided by a lady named Hilda. Would the... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
TeeGee62
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Winnipeg, Manitoba
A Beautiful Place of Rest

We were attracted to the grand entry building, and were pleasantly surprised at the rest of the... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Alansoff
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San Francisco
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Very interesting history about the cemetery and tour was provided by a lady named Hilda. Would the time there.

Thank TeeGee62
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We were attracted to the grand entry building, and were pleasantly surprised at the rest of the cemetery. There are beautiful monuments from the last 2 centuries, While there we saw a horse drawn wagon used as a hearse. It is also a national museum,...More

Thank Alansoff
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Entered through a grand classical building which is reminiscent of the Parthenon in Athens, this is the more modern of the two cemeteries in Cienfuegos. Opened in 1926, the cemetery was laid out like a large garden with different trees in different areas, in which...More

1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I go there to see my family's burial places, has improved from the last time I was there, is well taken care of and a place to feel at ease.

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Reviewed 30 April 2016

The entrance building was quite nice. We drove through it briefly and respectfully. I wouldn't consider it an attraction to make time for but if you happen to be by it, it might be worth a look. It is the newer of the 2 cemeteries...More

Thank World1day
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Take a stroll in the only garden cemetery in Cuba, founded in 1926. The main building is beautiful also the materials they were using for the monuments. National heroes are buried there along with common people.

1  Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Our guide, in perfect English, led us through Cuban history in her tour of this cemetary. Absolutely fascinating!

Thank Janice L
Reviewed 1 March 2016

The heroes of the Sept 5th uprising are buried here, and have an impressive memorial, but the entrance is even more impressive. Huge columns you might see on a Greek revival stately home in the UK dominate. It was a 10 CUC return cycle taxi...More

Thank nicmx5
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We requested the coach to stop by here for about an hour from our daily trip to the city center. This was worth to come by in the day time. The bus driver stop here and allowed some of us to visit this Cemetery. There...More

Thank Aron H
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Not very comfortable to reach, I am happy to have done it. The Necropolis is different from the one in Habana, Santiago e from the Cemetery La Reina in the same Cienfuegos. It was declared National Monument by its artistic values, architectural, historical and environmental...More

Thank TheEuropean79
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