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Fortin de San Geronimo del Boqueron, San Juan
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Go on a self-guided tour around Fortin de San Geronimo del Boqueron, which dates back to the beginning of the 17th century. The small fort played a significant role in 1797, when it defended the Spanish army from British attacks. Largely intact, the architecture provides important insight into the building style of the colonial era. You'll find no informational signage here, so try to come as part of a guided tour or with a well-informed local friend. Make Fortin de San Geronimo del Boqueron part of your personalized San Juan itinerary using our San Juan trip itinerary builder.
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  • A small Fort, located at the mouth of the Condado lagoon, across from the historic Miramar sector in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The Fort was built in the 17 century. It offers good views of the lagoon and historical part of the city.
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  • Loved the history I walked around that fort for almost 3 hours and then realized I had only see maybe half of it. Being on a time limit we had to cut our tour short...lol 
  • A must see. So much history and amazing views. There are so much space to cover, from where the soldiers slept, where they went to chapel and overall how they lived. You can also see where they had th...  more »
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  • It's closed to the public due to restoration. Though, it must be a nice spot with a beautiful view.
  • It's a historical and beautiful place but unable to visit for most of the public
  • Just as beautiful as Pic...Unable to access
  • Scenic view from a historical site
  • Ita a very beautiful. Spot very relaxing