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Fuertes de Loreto, Puebla
(4.5/5 based on 320 reviews on the web)
Visit the site that began a popular Hispanic celebration and learn about the history behind it when you visit Fuertes de Loreto. The fort sits in a park that also encompasses Fort Guadelupe, four museums, a large green area, and a man-made lake. Tour the museums in each of the forts to learn about the story of the French Intervention in Mexico and how the Mexican Republic's victory here led to the celebration known as Cinco de Mayo. After your visit, rent a paddleboats and explore the lake. Put Fuertes de Loreto into our Puebla trip itinerary maker and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • leading the rescue of the forts of the history of puebla and the great battle, I recommend visiting on Sunday already not that you will not pay any weight by knowing the Museum inside the Fort, around the public areas are incredible higher part of wood really cool and the artificial lake another perfect spot to take a photo in puebla.
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  • The museum was interesting and there was plenty of information in English that provided a good overview of the May 5th battle, what led up to it, the aftermath and the role that the fort played. The e...  more »
  • We leave from the socket to the parian, it was so early that it was still all closed, so decidomos mpasear... bequeath to the forts, impressive views that there is from the vicinity of the strong, mainly from a park that is on the side. Within the strong, the truth is that I disappointed a bit what's inside is not something that called us much the intention. but by the price of the entry you can visit.
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