The last fort built by the Spanish Army in the Americas, Museo El Fortin de Conde Mirasol now displays various artifacts from Puerto Rican history. Take a walk around the grounds of the fortress, restored in 1991, to see its original walls, as well as panoramic views over the rest of the island. Inside, visit the art gallery showcasing various national works and a collection of indigenous objects. Take the guesswork out of planning a Isla de Vieques vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
Museo El Fortin de Conde Mirasol reviews
Interesting display of local history with many artifacts, pictures and narratives. It would have been nice to have more English translations of the narratives. $5 admission fee for a not large... more »
Great building and fort but half of the exhibits are in spanish with no translation. Shame as the history looked very interesting $5 entry, lasted half an hour due to spanish exhibits. more »
Pleasant little stop that gives you some history you might not have known otherwise about the island. Just wish there was a bit more to it. Also seemed like there was a good amount more to the fort interior that you dont see. Still, a good way to kill an hour.
This is an old Spanish fortress. Canon's are still present. When we were there the museum was closed, but just walking around the grounds is lovely.
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