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Fuertes de Loreto, Puebla

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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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  • Es perfecto para aprender sobre la historia del país, encuentras objetos de la época y descubres cosas muy curiosas, completamente recomendable 
  • padrísimo muy bien conservado y su historia es increíble para el lugar y el país completo, increíble si quieres cultura 
  • Che vista incredibile peccato fossi di fretta e non ho avuto tempo di entrare però la vista della piazza e la città toglie il fiato