Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum, Isla de Vieques

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The last fort built by the Spanish Army in the Americas, Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum now displays various artifacts from Puerto Rican history. Take a walk around the grounds of the fortress, restored in 1991, to see its original walls, as well as panoramic views over the rest of the island. Inside, visit the art gallery showcasing various national works and a collection of indigenous objects. Take the guesswork out of planning a Isla de Vieques vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • It was very good experience, sl arrive they told us clearly all the instslaciones, which includes history of Vieques, which helped us to learn, as well as art show, and the place itself is very nice, with good views of the island
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  • Great place to learn about Vieques history and the navy military practices on the Island. There are still active bombs in the land and waters!  more »
  • The island has done an amazing job restoring this fortress. There are many well preserved and well displayed artifacts. Well worth the winding drive up the hill to see it. Parking is ample but it's a ...  more »
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  • There was no guided tour although there were several employees. The place is very well preserved. Spectacular views.
  • Great vistas of the entire island. Friendly staff and a nice hIke up from town. Great place to visit.
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  • Wonderful place to learn and see what realy happened in Vieques.
  • The small fort is a nice side trip while on the island of Vieques in the main town of Isabel II. Built in 1848 by the Spaniards to monitor the British boats leaving nearby British Virgin Islands. The fort sits on top of a hill with panoramic views of the ocean and nearby island of Culebra and Puerto Rico. On a clear day you can see St. Croix and BVI.
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