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San Juan Cemetery, San Juan

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Wander through San Juan Cemetery, a final resting place of many prominent Puerto Ricans. Established in 1863 and named after Saint Maria Magdalena de Pazzi, the colonial-era cemetery is situated in the old part of town beside the city's landmark fortress. Surrounded by the tall fort walls and overlooking the Atlantic, the cemetery offers expansive ocean views. Roam the grounds and explore marble tombs, mausoleums, and ornate headstones, many belonging to notable local politicians, writers, and artists. Use our San Juan tour planner to add San Juan Cemetery and other attractions to your San Juan vacation plans.
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  • The location of this cemetery is beautiful. It's seems very sacred just by how it is set up. Being right next to the Fort makes it even more amazing. The lush green acres, the beautiful water in the b...  more »
  • Es muy impresionante el,paisaje, ya que los hermosos panteones en mármol contrastan con el hermoso océano atlántico. Puedes ver las tumbas de personas ilustres como, Pedro Albizu Campos, Rafael Hernan...  more »
  • In the shadow of the fortress of San Filipe del Morro just outside of the city walls of Old San Juan is nestled the historic Santa María Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery. Originally dedicated in 1863 the ...  more »