Limpieza del Paseo del Morro

Puerta de San JuanTomorrow, Saturday April 28th, the United States National Park Service and El NUevo Dia will host a clean-up of the large open field in front of El Morro, from the Puerta de San Juan until the Bahia.

The clean-up will take place from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. Each participant will receive free entrance into El Morro. Not only does this activity help celebrate Earth Month, but it also concludes National Park Week.

Did You Know?

Three lighthouses have stood on El Morro's 5th level in its long history. The first one was built in 1846. A second one replaced it in 1876. It took a direct hit during the 1898 bombardment by Sampson's US fleet, but the brick foundation was salvaged in 1899 to erect the lighthouse in use today.

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Boys and their toys

Here for your browsing pleasure is a map of the Paseo del Morro: