October 11–18, 2014
Go behind the scenes in Havana, Matanzas, and Varadero: attend an informal morning rehearsal of the Contemporary Dance Company of Cuba; take a curatorial tour of the National Museum of Fine Arts; and visit Colón Cemetery, final resting place of celebrated writers, musicians, and artists. Travel east to discover the Afro-Cuban heritage of Matanzas, and meet with local artists in nearby Cárdenas.
Traveling with You: Amelia Peck, Marica F. Vilcek Curator in the Department of American Decorative Arts, and Manager of the Henry R. Luce Center for the study of American Art. Explore Amelia's 82nd & Fifth episode, "Modern Living," about Frank Lloyd Wright's Living room from the Little House, Wayzata, Minnesota.
Land Rate: $5,995
Download the brochure (PDF).
Get a behind-the-scenes look into a previous Cuba trip on the Travel with the Met blog.
Above: Horse and buggy in Havana. Photograph by Indra Purmale