Antonio Maceo Revolution Square, Santiago de Cuba
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Visit Antonio Maceo Revolution Square, a giant historic plaza of Havana. The open space stretches far and wide and serves as a prominent place for large-scale political rallies, public events, and even concerts. Today the square is home to numerous government monuments and buildings. On the north side sits the Ministerio del Interior featuring a huge mural of Che Guevara with the words “Hasta la Victoria Siempre.” Take an elevator to the top of Jose Marti Memorial, which at 109 m (358 ft) high offers spectacular views of the city. The most important events in the square are held on May 1st (International Workers' Day) and July 26th (the commemoration of the attack on the Moncada barracks). For Antonio Maceo Revolution Square and beyond, use our Santiago de Cuba vacation trip planner to get the most from your Santiago de Cuba vacation.
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  • We visited this on our day trip with our taxi driven by Leo in his 55 chevron.It was our first stop after nearly 3 half hours which was very welcome.It is a very busy place and there is a lot of begga...  more »
  • Large monumental grounds. Because of the historical backgrounds a must see but not really nice when there are no functions. 
  • Or the plaza that honors the fight for the human soul. In addition to war heroes, the plaza is the site for Teatro Heredia, a modern Cuban theater. Constructed of bronze and green marble, Antonio Mace...  more »
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  • I'm extremely dissapointed because I came here expecting it to be very square but to me it was much too circular. Very misleading. Square up.
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  • Lugar horrivel, além de roubarem me confundiram com o ladrao que me assaltou. Tenho pena de quem mora num inferno desses, o lugar é tão ruim, mas tão ruim mesmo que em toda Cuba esse foi o único ponto que achei para comentar. Tão porco que nem Street View tem essa disgreta, porque existe o lixo mas esse lugar é o chorume que escorre desse lixo.