Travel to Cuba

Join Historic Milwaukee for our first trip abroad to Cuba! This eight day trip will take a deep dive into Cuba’s dynamic architecture and history.

October 13- 20, 2017

Cost of trip: $3,200 + airfare
Includes many meals and all hotel stays

Experience the following and more on this architecture and history tour:

  • Tour of Old Havana, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Tour of Cienfuegos’s Historic Center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Tour of Trinidad’s Historic Center, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Meeting with renowned Cuban Architect Miguel Coyula.
  • Meet with Architect Iran Millan, Cienfuegos City Historian.
  • Exchange with architect and restoration specialist Nancy Benitez.
  • Visit Instituto Superior de Arte (ISA), the country’s top art academy.
  • Lunch hosted by Jose Fuster, renowned Cuban ceramist and painter.
  • Stay at the historic Hotel Nacional.
  • Dine at some of Havana’s top ‘paladares’ (family-run restaurants).


The deadline to participate and for the $300  deposit is May 1. Historic Milwaukee is seeking a minimum of 15 travelers. If we do not meet that minimum, the trip will be cancelled and deposit will be refunded.


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Please contact Grace Fuhr to for a full itinerary and pricing: 414-277-7795.

Travel Agency

The tour will be led by experienced travel group Authentic Cuba Travel and referred to Historic Milwaukee by American Institute of Architects (AIA) groups nationally.