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Arecibo Lighthouse & Historical Park

Closed Now: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Visited the place for the first time with my family and had a good time. Excellent view of the sea... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Marco C
via mobile
Expected more

Went with my son and grandson, found it a little pricey for what it is plus you have to pay for... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
norma2aim
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Arecibo Lighthouse & Historical Park, offers to the general public The Morillos Lighthouse from 1898, last Lighthouse built by Spanish Government in the island just before the Hispanic-American War. It was totally restored and opened to the public...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Carr 655 Bo. | Islote Sector el Muelle, Arecibo, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-880-7540
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I have visited many historic lighthouses in other places and was really looking forward to this. Unfortunate after paying $3.50 for parking and $12.00 per person admission (🙅 including tax) the entire visit was horribly hokey even for a young child. To make it worse,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank StephaniJ_12
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Visited the place for the first time with my family and had a good time. Excellent view of the sea, nice attraction at the aquarium. Nice pool for kids, have a mini zoo, not too exciting, could do better. Kind of pricy, could lower them...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marco C
Reviewed 30 August 2018

I have a goal of visiting all of PR's lighthouses so, naturally, wanted to go here. The pictures online looked like it was a lovely lighthouse on a beautiful setting. The problem is that you can't get close to the lighthouse without going thru the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The lighthouse exceeded my expectations. Very beautiful place with a pirate theme atmosphere. There are exhibits of pirates, of natives history and there’s a small aquarium. There’s some live animals and a small cute playground for kids. You can walk all the way to the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank MariaHuertas
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Went with my son and grandson, found it a little pricey for what it is plus you have to pay for parking, there is not much to see, the light house is close you can't go in like before, the only area that I found...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank norma2aim
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Why pay here when you see the same thing from either side of this place.save your money way to many free places here to pay for anything.tourist beware lock rental vechicles when ANYWHERE here local thugs know who you are by your rental and break...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank 956eugenes
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

If your in Puerto Rico for a visit or your local and never had visit this place then you should. Very nice place for the family and you will have fun and even learn about story of puerto Rico when the Spain arrive. They have...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank luishiram51
Reviewed 27 February 2018

If you have kids and want to keep them entertained, this is a good stop. There's an aquarium, a petting zoo, and a small park .It's pirate themed and very cute. It's situated around a lighthouse with a charming view and there's a lot of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank itchythepirate
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We didn't even know this existed until we turned down a road with a lighthouse and a small beach area on it! Well worth checking out with gorgeous views!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank likwidsnd
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This charming area is full of beautifull landscapes and beaches, a very well kept light house and the reproduction of the vessels Christopher Colombus salit to discover the New World

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank josefgonz
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