Parque de los Proceres, Mayaguez

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The Parque de los Próceres is a park in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico.In 1977 the mayor of Mayagüez, Don Bejamín Cole obtained a grant from the Economic Development Administration of the United States Department of Commerce for the construction of the "Parque de los Próceres Puertorriqueños". The park is located in the banks of the Yagüez River between roads PR-108 and PR-65. The name of the park is Spanish for "Puerto Rican Patriots Park". It is located across the street from the Palacio de Recreacion y Deportes.The park's gardens are accentuated by commemorative plaques about prominent Puerto Ricans. It contains many paths appropriate for walks and bike riding, ornate gazebos and decorative ponds. Parque de los Próceres has been called "the lungs of the city of Mayagüez".
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  • If you want to visit fence nice and quiet to run bicycle and patinar.muchos arboles.peri this deteriorated and it shows poor maintenance. At night it is very dark and dangerous
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  • This park is great for the family. If you have small children take crackers or bread to feed the fish and turtles. You can excersise, walk, run or run your bike. You can also have a picnic. It has ple...  more »
  • I went over with my wife and we could not find a parking spot. However the park wasn't that busy. It is o.k. to bring kids to play around.  more »
  • Great place to walk around, enjoy nature & relax. Also good & popular for running. Must visit if you are around!
  • Nice place to relax or for a picnic. It's close to everything in the middle of the Mayaguez down town.
  • Beautifull historic place. Peaceful!
  • Good to run. Too many palomas
  • Its a good place to relax, do some exercise and enjoy the nature.
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