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Fuertes de Loreto, Puebla

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.5/5 based on 300+ 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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  • The museum isn't very interesting to itself, but I really enjoyed wondering around the fort. Plus the surrounding is great. Cool park, good views of the city, and not too far from a street with colorf...  read more »
  • This places hold a lot of history, since the battle with France, inside there is a museum, you must see it if you like history 
  • Must see attraction. If you are interested in the battle of puebla and the history you should be there, that way you will understand how Mexico was able to win one of them most important battles in hi...  read more »
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