The luxury of admiring works by the great masters

Madrid’s Museo del Prado has installed an open-air exhibition in Havana. Some of the most famous works by the great maestros from its collection now adorn the perimeter fence of the Castillo de la Real Fuerza, one of the fortresses that makes the Cuban capital a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The Prado – among the most important art galleries in the world – presents 53 reproductions in the magnificent surroundings of colonial Havana, offering visitors a selection of works from the different schools of its permanent collection.

It is a real luxury to be able to contemplate paintings from the Spanish, Flemish, Italian, French, German and Dutch schools from the twelfth to the early twentieth centuries.

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