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Fortin de San Geronimo del Boqueron

Calle Rosales | East of the Caribe Hilton, at the entrance to Condado Bay, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-5477
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We really enjoyed all the views and history that this place has to offer. It was also a great... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2016
Danielle A
WOW - Lots of history

Pulled into San Juan on a very nice clear day. The ship docks right at the base of the old town... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
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This small military museum was a fort that was built in 1786, and attacked by the British eleven years later.
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Calle Rosales | East of the Caribe Hilton, at the entrance to Condado Bay, San Juan, Puerto Rico
+1 787-724-5477
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

We really enjoyed all the views and history that this place has to offer. It was also a great place to stretch your legs.

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Reviewed 17 March 2016

Pulled into San Juan on a very nice clear day. The ship docks right at the base of the old town with both ends of the fort at easy walking distance. Hiked first to Castillo San Cristobal (no more than three city blocks from the...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2016

I truly enjoyed walking around this Grand landmark in the Old Town San Juan. You must GO and see this for yourself.

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Reviewed 4 February 2016

Excellent self-guided tour with lots of walking. beautiful old fort with lots of history and spectacular views

1  Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

if you love history you have to go there, there is so much history in this place. Also you'll have an amazing view of the ocean, and it's so wind. Bring water and wear comfortable shoes, you will need it.

Thank Wana C
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Walked from the Condado Hilton very long walk get a taxi. A very neat place to visit and walk around. Makes you think back to the pirate days. You can look out over the sea where there cannons were!

Thank Karla C
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

This was a wonderful place to visit. The views were amazing. Wear comfortable shoes there is a lot of walking to be done. It was not very expensive for entry and I believe the passes are good for more than one day. If you have...More

Thank maumau13
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

We went to the Fort with our daughter (21) ten years ago, and although it was a hot, humid day, nothing could have stopped us from seeing this amazing work. Considering when it was built, it is probably the best fort ever erected, with an...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2015

The place is beautiful because it's filled with history and information. This is a great place to go if your into history, or old things. I personally like to learn the history of the land and the people when I visit places. This is a...More

Thank KNic0le
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

You can only view from the outside as it is closed to public now. Was part of the defensive system of forts that protected old colonial San Juan from sea attacks

Thank 1941traveler
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Response from Sbounmany | Reviewed this property |
It is wheelchair friendly.. you'll see some fabulous views.
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