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Ranked #31 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #32 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Beaches
Owner description: Balneario El Escambron is a little beach, just to the east of Old San Juan. It is a family-friendly beach, with a small... more » Owner description: Balneario El Escambron is a little beach, just to the east of Old San Juan. It is a family-friendly beach, with a small crescent of clean sand and usually calm waters, thanks to the coral reef a short distance from the beach. « less
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Ranked #33 of 102 attractions in San Juan
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Ranked #34 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
The original Old San Juan town square is a good spot to orient yourself as you begin your tour of this charming area.
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Ranked #35 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Government Buildings
Owner description: Visitors can take guided tours through this World Heritage Site, a 40-room mansion completed in 1540 that was used to defend... more » Owner description: Visitors can take guided tours through this World Heritage Site, a 40-room mansion completed in 1540 that was used to defend against foreign invaders. « less
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Ranked #36 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: Built in 1521 as a home for Governor Juan Ponce de Leon, today this historic landmark contains two interesting museums of... more » Owner description: Built in 1521 as a home for Governor Juan Ponce de Leon, today this historic landmark contains two interesting museums of Indian and colonial artifacts. « less
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Ranked #37 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Monuments/ Statues
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Ranked #38 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Owner description: The Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music is a public institution of higher education offering undergraduate and graduate... more » Owner description: The Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music is a public institution of higher education offering undergraduate and graduate programs, and studies aimed at the wider community. It is dedicated to the comprehensive training of musicians in the fields of performance, composition, jazz and teacher training. The institution has a leading role in the musical and cultural life of Puerto Rico and is committed to preserving and disseminating Puerto Rican musical heritage, the Caribbean and Latin America, developing future generations of cultural leaders. « less
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Ranked #39 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
A lively strip of cafes and bars - and well-dressed pretty people.
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Ranked #40 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

A quaint little old plaza that is filled with doves/pigeons.  Great if you like the idea of birds climbing on you.  If you don't like the idea of getting so close to so many... more »

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Ranked #41 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Children's Museums
This highly interactive museum encourages the inquisitive spirit to question what makes things happen and then to find out.
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Ranked #42 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #43 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Bodies of Water

Condado Lagoon (Laguna de Condado) is a small lagoon in between Condado and Old San Juan.  It is wonderful because it has no waves.  There are some rocks on the right side that... more »

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Ranked #44 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Movie Theaters
Shows commercial films usually, but runs film festivals on occasion.
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Ranked #45 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Forests; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Follow the mountain roads to this preserve where you’ll find La Torre de Piedra, the stone tower.
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Ranked #46 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Instituted in 1992, this plaza commemorates Columbus' expedition to the New World.
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Ranked #47 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Art Museums
Rotation exhibitions often feature Caribbean contemporary art, and there’s a permanent folk art exhibit as well.
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Ranked #48 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Museums
Owner description: The mission of this Trust is to value, protect and enhance the natural environment of Puerto Rico, and complement its... more » Owner description: The mission of this Trust is to value, protect and enhance the natural environment of Puerto Rico, and complement its historical and cultural resources in order to insure a better quality of life for residents and visitors. « less
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Ranked #49 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Zoos
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Ranked #50 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: A visit to the former home of Dona Felisa Rincón, the first woman to serve as mayor of San Juan from 1946 to 1968, provides a... more » Owner description: A visit to the former home of Dona Felisa Rincón, the first woman to serve as mayor of San Juan from 1946 to 1968, provides a glimpse into a typical Old San Juan home reflecting the politics and personal life of its previous occupant. « less
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Ranked #51 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Specialty Shops
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Ranked #52 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Fountains
Dramatic water fountain that commemorates Puerto Rico's early history, its people and their commitment to peace.
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Ranked #53 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Built in 1513, this architectural gem is the second oldest church in the New World, and a lovely example of Spanish Colonial... more » Owner description: Built in 1513, this architectural gem is the second oldest church in the New World, and a lovely example of Spanish Colonial architecture. « less
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Ranked #54 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Parks
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Ranked #55 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Museums; Historic Sites
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Ranked #56 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Fitness Training, Yoga Martial Arts and Self Defense for Women classes. Group and Individual classes.
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Ranked #57 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Casinos
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Ranked #58 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites
This small military museum was a fort that was built in 1786, and attacked by the British eleven years later.
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Ranked #59 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Neighborhoods
This San Juan neighborhood is just southeast of the old city.
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Ranked #60 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Religious Sites
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