Casa Bacardí - Educational
Guided tours and lectures for schools.
Join us at Casa Bacardí where we explore
Cuba highlighting its extensive history, art, and music. The
one-hour tour features a short history film, a walk through
our art exhibit, and two interactive sessions in our computerized
music pavilion and information center.
Tours are offered for elementary, middle, and
high school students. Presentations can be tailored to meet
individual needs according to curriculum goals and age of students.
10:00 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tours are free of charge
Casa Bacardí at the Institute for Cuban
and Cuban-American Studies at the University of Miami is an
interactive center highlighting Cuban history and culture and
a unique place to appreciate and learn about Cuba’s past,
present and future.
Learning at Casa Bacardí
is designed to
educate as well as entertain!
At the Music Pavilion, over 2,000 digital music
selections are available for students to choose from.
Students are also given a class
on typical Cuban musical instruments and the opportunity to
experiment and play these instruments.
At the Cuban Information Center,
students can access information on Cuba and explore Cuba On-Line,
a database of information.
Several computerized “Cuba
Quizzes” are presented to test students' knowledge on
the lectures given, and on an interactive PowerPoint presentation.
A brief historical Cuba movie (20 min.) is also shown.
Guided gallery tours of Casa Bacardí
exhibitions expose students to all aspects of Cuban art.
I – Cuba History Movie (20
Overview of the Republic (1902
Revolution - Fidel Castro
Current Day Cuba
II – Movie Lecture –
Q/A session (5 minutes)
III – Cuba Music Overview
IV – Cuba Database and Quiz
Online Data Search
Cuba History Quiz – Q/A
To Schedule a Tour
e-mail your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please schedule tours two weeks in advance in
order to avoid conflicts with other events.
Casa Bacardí is located in the building
of the Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies on the
University of Miami’s Coral Gables campus.
For more information contact:
Institute for Cuban and
University of Miami
1531 Brescia Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33124-3010