San Juan Cemetery, San Juan

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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  • August 10, 2017
    In fact, we do not visit it, see what distance it was enough. We passed near the Ballaja barracks. We could observe the Holy field. This right of way to the strong El Morro. Nothing normal, is a cemetery, very careful. But nothing more.
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  • August 9, 2017
    This is located by the fort. You can walk down the hill and take a picture where you see the cemetery overlooking the ocean. It is a really neat picture.  more »
  • August 7, 2017
    Next to the sea and the Castle! history in your floor! you will see the richness of the inhabitants of the place in its Lapidas.completa the Castle walk
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