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Discover the Real Cuba

¡Cuba! opens the door to a mostly unknown land. Consisting of 4,000 islands and home to about 11 million people, this ancient archipelago is marked by caves, artifacts and unspoiled biodiversity.

Visit COSI to discover a land brimming with life and culture: Cuba, one of the world’s most unique islands. Timed admission ticket required - $5 add-on with COSI General Admission. Free for COSI members.

Rich history and culture

  • Walk a boulevard
  • See a classic car
  • Hear the voices of the people
  • Examine the work of Cuban artists

Shifting perceptions

  • Hear the real stories of Cuban people
  • Learn about Cuba’s complex history
  • Discover the undisturbed biodiversity

A biologically diverse island

  • Learn about the archipelago and its distinct geography, caves and artifacts
  • Wonder at the range of diverse ecosystems
  • Witness evolution on an island scale

¡Cuba! is organized by the American Museum of Natural History, New York ( in collaboration with the Cuban National Museum of Natural History.