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Camera Obscura, Havana

(4.3/5 based on 1,100+ 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 concept of a Camera Obscura is fantastic, and if you haven't been to one, it's a must-visit. I have been to a few, but found that the length of time spent here and the detail of the commentary giv...  more »
  • It's so advertised everywhere that we expect a lot more. It lasts barely 10 minutes and it's nothing spectacular...
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  • This is an attraction where I didn't really know what to expect based on the reviews. It is 2 CUC and located in the Plaza Vieja. They do have a lunch hour midday where the attraction closes, so just ...  more »