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Camera Obscura, Havana
(4.3/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web)
Experience 17th-century optics in action at Camera Obscura. The educational experience provides insight into the nature of light and our ability to perceive it, capture it, and reproduce images created by it. You can also walk around the roof and soak in captivating vistas of old Havana and its harbor, or view the city through different optic lenses for a more abstract perspective. Make Camera Obscura part of your personalized Havana itinerary using our Havana vacation trip planner.
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  • The hours for camera obscura are random and unpredictable. Going up is very worth it even just for the view. The actual Obscura experience is about 10 minutes long with a lecture and demonstration. Th...  more »
  • The experience is interesting, it's pretty cheap and we don't queue. Worth separate some minutes while walking by Habana Vieja.
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  • It is not a must but it is entertaining to see, for the price you can appreciate a nice view from the roof as well as the camera obscura, which the most entertaining is the story of the Guide.
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