Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Havana, Cuba (November 1 -3, 2019)

Location: Announced gathering point at, but not limited to, the Convention Center in Havana.

Event: A series of gatherings in protest of U.S. policies will be held from November 1-3 at the Havana Convention Center adjacent to the Palco Hotel in the Playa neighborhood in Havana.  The gatherings will commence at 9:00 am and continue until 8:00 pm daily.  The size and specific activity of the gathering is unknown at this time.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid the above-mentioned areas.
  • Monitor local media for updates.
  • Avoid crowds.
  • Avoid demonstrations.
  • Keep a low profile.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.


U.S. Embassy Havana, Cuba
+(53) (7) 839-4100
+(53) (7) 839-4100 and dial 1, then 0 (after hours)
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State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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