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This loudly-colored building in black, red, green and yellow, was built for a volunteer fire-fighter's brigade.
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Plaza de Las Delicias, Ponce, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-284-4141
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We almost didn’t make the last city tour that departs from the Parque de Bombas on the city’s trolleys. We called ahead to let them know we were on our way from Orocovis and we made it 10 mins before closing time. The staff was...More

Thank Adry0686
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was located in the center of the old town. It was free to enter. There was not much to it however. It stood out against all the other buildings on the square. 10 minutes and I was done.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting old historical building in Ponce square. A most stop and see if you are in town. Take the tour for an in-depth understanding of the history

Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s an absolutely beautiful building and it clearly stands out. There are a few food vendors around as well as a couple restaurants. It is very close to a shopping street where you can pick up local Porter Rican items. It’s a lot of fun...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed June 5, 2018

An 1882 building with a unique appearance....black and red. This is one of the iconic photo opps in Ponce. Peek inside (it's open) and you'll find some antique fire fighting apparatus and a hook and ladder truck from days gone by.

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Reviewed June 3, 2018

My family and I were thrill with this historical fire house. There is so much history and they have kept it very well. The people were friendly and took their time to show us all around, let us take pictures and gave us so much...More

Thank Edith E G
Reviewed May 14, 2018

As part of our tour of Ponce we stopped at Parque de Bombas. This is the town's first fire station built in 1883. The fire station is free to visit and quite popular with the tourists. The entire firehouse will take less than a half...More

Thank Rose H
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We were in the Ponce area with our kids and we made it a point to show them something different. They really enjoyed it and the other little shopped in the area.

Thank TravelsbyLikisha
Reviewed April 29, 2018

It didn't take long to go through the inside, worth stopping for 15 minutes - especially since it's free. The man staffing the building though was wonderfully helpful - he answered all of our questions about Ponce, explained the significance of the Lions to the...More

Thank Lori H
Reviewed April 2, 2018

the place is central to the city and has nice tourist information services. the fire place exhibitions are interesting

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January 30, 2017|
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Response from James D | Reviewed this property |
930-6, Wednesday thru Monday
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lensman53
June 3, 2016|
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Response from Brigitte F | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was in April, so should still be going strong!
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June 3, 2016|
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Response from olaurido | Reviewed this property |
They have a trolley running withing certain hours of the day. But service is very limited, so you should relly on your feets to walk around the center, and your car to go to the different atractions out of the center.
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