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Callejón de Hamel

  • Off Calle San Lázaro, e/Calle Ánimas and Calle Soledad, Centro Habana Map It
  • Havana
  • Arts/Performance Venue

Published 08/26/2015

Fodor's Review

This neighborhood project, directed by and featuring the painting (note the vivid street murals) and sculpture of Salvador Gonzalez Escalona, is an ongoing Afro-Cuban educational and artistic event. All the quirky sculptures you see here have been made out of recycled materials–-look for the story of Saint-Exupéry's Little Prince, which has been painted into an array of bathtubs at the far end of the street. Afro-Cuban music groups Rumbo Morena and Eroso Obba perform here every Sunday from noon to 3 pm, enthusiastically watched by locals and tourists alike.

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Off Calle San Lázaro, e/Calle Ánimas and Calle Soledad, Centro Habana, Havana, 10200, Cuba

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Published 08/26/2015


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