Welcome to Cuba

21 Nov 2016 — 13 Aug 2017 at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, United States

18 MAY 2017
Welcome to Cuba. Courtesy of American Museum of Natural History
Welcome to Cuba. Courtesy of American Museum of Natural History

Its complex politics and vibrant music have attracted the attention of the world. But Cuba, the largest island nation in the Caribbean, is also home to the unexpected.

It’s a place of stunning contrasts: mysterious caves and bright boulevards, sweltering fields and cool forests, hard challenges and high energy.

This exhibition takes you inside the Cuban experience. Meet its people, explore its landscapes and encounter its rare and unusual species—and come away with new perspectives on this intriguing country so close to our shores.