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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  • It is a monument located in the Plaza de los Coches. Does not have any historical reference who was Pedro de Heredia (although one can go with information already provided is suitable to provide multi-language who is the tribute).
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  • Statue of the founder of the city, Pedro de Heredia, which is located in the plaza of the cars at the entrance to the clock tower. The last time I visited it seemed to me to be a little careless
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  • Statue of the founder of the city, Pedro de Heredia. Is right in front of the clock tower, in the square of the Carriages.
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