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Arecibo Lighthouse & Historical Park

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Address: Carr 655 Bo. | Islote Sector el Muelle, Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787-880-7540
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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A good place for pictures

I've been to the this lighthouse in everyone of my vacation trips. While this place has gotten better since my initial visit several years ago, it still could use some TLC. Swing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
Roy G
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

I've been to the this lighthouse in everyone of my vacation trips. While this place has gotten better since my initial visit several years ago, it still could use some TLC. Swing need repairs, some woods on the ships feel weak, the cave was hotter than before, gift shop was almost bare, the main branding for the lighthouse could use... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This light house has many things include. You have the Splash area where you have pools and a lot of water diversions for kids. It has a couple things you check out for yourself like that I don't ruin that excellent experience for you.

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East Meadow, New York
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

this park has a nice swimming area for the kids so take swimwear ,and plenty of mosquito repellent for the observation area where the mini zoo is at. the lighthouse is beautiful. The kids enjoyed it.and there and entry fee!

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New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Park is off young kids, and even for them overrated and too expensive . Aquarium has nice fisher etc. But very small. We came to see lighthouse and still had to pay the excessive entrance fee and parking fee. Lighthouse very nice, but contrary to what we had read you are not allowed to go up in tower. Lighthouse museum... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The park is really for 3 to 6 year olds. It is small with 3 small copies of the Christopher Colmbus ships, a lighthouse that you cannot go up to, a pirate cavern, a small acquarium and a mini pool. Oh there is also a mini zoo that we did not see. You can go around the park in one... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Customer service is horrible. I had looked this up via internet and per the price decided to go with my parents and 2 young children. At the front gate I informed agent of this who proceeded to argue that this was not their fault & so on. she was told that I understood (I worked for HILTON properties domestic and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Not worth the money would never come here again or recommend it to anyone it's dirty and there's to see of interest I rate it a zero

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

The water area is good but need more improvement, was smelly. The mini zoo are dirty and the animals looks in bad conditions. The rest of the parks its ok.

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Las Piedras, Puerto Rico
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

The park is full of puertorrican history, and the aquarium is great, but I found it a little bit expensive.

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Palmas Del Mar, Puerto Rico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Took in this "historic site" as part of our Arecibo trip (Rio Camuy, Observatory, the beach), but after paying $75 for my family to go, we spent about 35 minutes and were done. The lighthouse building was open (a few historical items are there to look at), but the lighthouse itself wasn't allowing anyone up. There are some "Pirates of... More 

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Additional Information about Arecibo Lighthouse & Historical Park

Address: Carr 655 Bo. | Islote Sector el Muelle, Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Phone Number: 787-880-7540
Location: Caribbean  >  Puerto Rico  >  Arecibo
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

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