The Capitol of Puerto Rico, San Juan

4.4
Delve into the rich history of Puerto Rico at The Capitol of Puerto Rico, otherwise known as "The Palace of Laws." Take a guided tour around the stately 1929 structure adorned in Georgian pink marble, and see the mosaic murals depicting the historic events of the area. The location affords great views of the ocean and neighboring fort from the front door. Note that you'll need to climb quite a few stairs to the entrance and there is no disabled access. Reserve your guided tour in advance. For travelers who use our world travel planner, San Juan holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the The Capitol of Puerto Rico and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • My guest and I walked from my Airbnb in Santurce to Old San Juan and spent the day there! The Capitol of Puerto Rico was one of the first impressive buildings on the way. Nature was the protagonist...  more »
  • We visited Old San Juan and enjoyed our visit to the Capitol building. There are very nice views of the Caribbean directly in front of the Capitol and a nice statue of Juan Baptiste there.  more »
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  • We visited this during the Old Town tour. Very impressive building from both front and rear. Interesting to look at from the outside anyway, lovely architectural and stonework. Unfortunately we didn鈥檛 had the chance to get inside for a quick visit as I seen so many reviews from the tourist which did that and said it absolutely amazing. A must see while in Puerto Rico 馃嚨馃嚪
  • Beautiful building with a lot of history behind it. Great place to visit on your next trip to Puerto Rico
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