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El Museo Castillo Serralles

17 Calle El Vigia | (take a taxi), Ponce 00730-2926, Puerto Rico
+1 787-259-1774
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A castle with a view

I recently visited this place at El Vigía, in Ponce,Puerto Rico. We took the tour which I strongly... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
Miguel C
Great tour

Great house with lots of history. Do not walk there even though it looks close, as it is uphill... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2016
Eboni L
via mobile
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Evoking the era of the sugar barons of Puerto Rico, this beautiful Spanish Revival mansion was built in 1930 for the Serrallés family, owners of the Don Q rum distillery.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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17 Calle El Vigia | (take a taxi), Ponce 00730-2926, Puerto Rico
+1 787-259-1774
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

I recently visited this place at El Vigía, in Ponce,Puerto Rico. We took the tour which I strongly recommend. The place is spectacular and the view breathtaking.

Thank Miguel C
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Great house with lots of history. Do not walk there even though it looks close, as it is uphill. Excellent tour and great place to buy gifts for family.

Thank Eboni L
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Great place to visit and have fun whit the family :) castillo cerralles is the best you can get and specially taste the coffee at the shop

Thank Mitsubishi0075
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Rich family in Ponce. Amazing castle. A lot of local history here. Nice view of Ponce around there!!

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed August 23, 2016

A moderately priced tour is given to see firsthand the living quarters of a famous family that were at one time the main employer of the area. The tour guide was very well versed in all aspects of the family's growth and history. Very pleasant...More

Thank naiomyd
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

A must visit when you visit Ponce. Located on El Vigía overlooking the city is one of the best views you can have! The tour is great where you can learn the history of this family castle and the city.

Thank Quikdream
Reviewed August 22, 2016

The castle was the summer house to the Serralles family. The view is spectacular. Can be rented for weddings and social functions. A bit tricky to get there.

Thank Nydia D
Reviewed August 9, 2016

While you visit there ask about the ghost in the main office, also don't forget to go up and walk around the garden. The view is just amazing.

Thank luisn749
Reviewed August 7, 2016

We got there a bit late for tour so we couldn't go in this time but we took great pics and the view on the city of Ponce was amazingly beautiful. I recommend it, inside you can see the original furniture and learn from the...More

Thank narivent84
Reviewed July 27, 2016

This "castle" was once the residence of the family that created the Don Q rum empire. Considered one of the best premium rums in the world, the family also owned and still manage the distillery to this day. The home showcases the original furniture and...More

Thank Maria C
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July 31, 2017|
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Response from jmsg_PR | Reviewed this property |
From Wednesdays through Sundays, and it's totally worth it!
August 25, 2016|
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Response from CastilloSerralles | Property representative |
-Hello, The first person that buys tickets is the one that decides the language of the tour. But we always have tours available. - For more information you can call us at 787-259-1774.
January 1, 2015|
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Response from CastilloSerralles | Property representative |
Hello, You need to contact Aventuras Puerto Rico here is the link to there website for reservations and information. If you need any more iniformation about our museum you can let us know. aventuraspuertorico Thank you... More