Fuerte De San Diego, Acapulco

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Pay a visit to Fuerte De San Diego, a star-shaped stone fortress and museum in Acapulco. Built (and rebuilt) in the 17th and 18th centuries, the fort protected this Spanish empire outpost from pirate attacks. Explore the walls of the well-preserved stronghold and learn about its rich history. Step inside to the museum, where you can see numerous artifacts from the colonial era, Mezcala archaeological relics, and exhibits on history, the military, and piracy in the country. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Fuerte De San Diego by using our Acapulco tour planner .
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  • The fort of San Diego is a place with a lot of history, it is a building type fortress that at the time housed the best history of the place, in defense of the city, has history of the development of Acapulco and also has exhibitions of the city, very Interesting
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  • Great place to see the beach, cruises and learn a bit of warrior culture. You are on your way to the ravine and you have to arrive early or by public transport through the parking lot.
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  • This was our last stop of the day, the fort is right beside the cruise ship terminal so easy to walk from there back onto the Norwegian Bliss cruise ship . Built by the Spanish in the 17th. Century to...  more »
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