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  • Residencia Armstrong-Poventud – A Valuable Historic Landmark

    Built in 1899, the Armstrong-Poventud House, also known as the Armstrong-Toro House or Casa de las Cariatides, is a superb example of the distinctive architecture used in the Historic Zone of ...

  • Florencio Morales Ramos – Music to Unite a Nation

    Better known as Ramito, singer, composer and trovador Florencio "Flor" Morales Ramos was considered to be the king of Puerto Rican Jibaro music, with his brothers Juan María (better known as ...

  • Parque de la Abolición – Commemorating the End of an Era

    Situated on Avenida Hostos in the city of Ponce, Parque de la Abolición serves as a reminder of Puerto Rico's era of slavery and the eventual abolition of this inhumane practice. Features of the ...

  • La Guancha Recreational and Cultural Complex

    If you're looking for some entertainment or relaxation in the city of Ponce, be sure to make your way to the La Playa barrio where you will find the La Guancha Recreational and Cultural ...

  • Edificio José de Diego in Mayagüez – Historic Gem

    More commonly referred to as the Rectoria, the Edificio José de Diego was constructed between 1913 and 1916 to serve as the Science department of the University of Puerto Rico campus in ...

  • Vega State Forest – Protecting Natural Resources

    Stretching over an area included in the Vega Baja and Vega Alta municipalities of Puerto Rico, the Vega State Forest was created in 1952 with the main objective being to protect the island's ...

  • Visit the Historic Monument of Coloso Sugar Cane Refinery

    Located near the town of Aguada, in the Porta Del Sol region of Puerto Rico, the Coloso Sugar Cane Refinery was one of the longest running sugar mills on the island - beginning production in ...

  • Julia de Burgos – Activist and Poet

    Considered by many to have been the greatest Puerto Rican poet, and counted among the great poets of Latin America, Julia Constancia Burgos García was an outspoken activist on civil rights ...

  • Tricentennial Park in Ponce

    Ponce is a city brimming with cultural and historical attractions, many of which are found in the Ponce Historic Zone. Located in the Barrio Tercero, Tricentennial Park (Parque del ...

  • Carmen Solá de Pereira Ponce Cultural Center

    Located in Barrio Tercero, which forms part of the Ponce Historic Zone, is a structure of cultural and historical significance to the city. The Centro Cultural de Ponce Carmen Solá de Pereira, ...