Monumento Pedro de Heredia, Cartagena

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At the heart of a colorful and historical city plaza proudly stands Monumento Pedro de Heredia. The statue commemorates Pedro de Heredia, a Spanish conquistador and explorer of Colombia. He is credited with founding the walled city of Cartagena, and many walking tours of the old town start here (appropriately). Local vendors surround the statue, selling everything from coffee to cheap, cold beer. Close proximity to other historical sites, including the former slave market, means you can combine your visit. Arrange to visit Monumento Pedro de Heredia and other attractions in Cartagena using our Cartagena itinerary planner.
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  • Considered a man ahead of your time, Pedro de Heredia was a Spanish Explorer and conquistador from the coast and the interior of Colombia, founder of the city of Cartagena de Indias. The statue in your honor is located at the entrance of the walled town, on the square of the Clock.
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  • Located at the entrance to the walled city around the clock square. His story is interesting and can learn more in the gold Museum, He was the founder of cartagena, married to India Catalina,
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  • Placed on the exact spot, just the main entrance to the walled city and next to the clock tower. Like everything on this site is very beautiful, very well cared for and the sight. is a historical tribute. It's just a statue, but if you have a guide to tell you the story you will see that is very interesting.
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