Finca Vigia, Ernest Hemingway’s Cuban Home – ZC2628
Name: Finca Vigia, Ernest Hemingway’s Cuban Home
Place: San Francisco de Paula, c. 9 miles south-east of Havana, Cuba
View: Finca Vigia, a small country villa, was Hemingway’s home from 1940 – 1960. Upon his death in 1961 it was expropriated by the Cuban Government and became the Museo Ernest Hemingway. Major restorations are ongoing. This is an interior view from the end of the living room into the dining room. All the furnishings and belongings are preserved as they were during Hemingway’s ownership.
Date: Built in 1886
Architects: Miguel Pascual y Baguer (of Catalan origins)
Style or Period: Late 19th century Cuban Vernacular.
Catalogue No. ZC2628
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