The Capitol of Puerto Rico, San Juan

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Delve into the rich history of Puerto Rico at The Capitol of Puerto Rico, otherwise known as "The Palace of Laws." Take a guided tour around the stately 1929 structure adorned in Georgian pink marble, and see the mosaic murals depicting the historic events of the area. The location affords great views of the ocean and neighboring fort from the front door. Note that you'll need to climb quite a few stairs to the entrance and there is no disabled access. Reserve your guided tour in advance. For travelers who use our world travel planner, San Juan holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the The Capitol of Puerto Rico and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Unfortunately the hurricane of September 2017 destroyed much in the island of Old San Juan. Even now one can see work in progress. Anyway very nice this building rises from the sea.
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  • Very nice building, its environment very well care, architecture, and the beauty of the marble enhances to the Capitol.
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  • On the day we visited this location as part of a bus tour, the building was blocked off and it looked like they were repairing parts of it that might have suffered hurricane damage. I'm not sure if th...  more »
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