• Soldiers marching to the entrance of Castillo San Felipe del Morro

    San Juan

    National Historic Site Puerto Rico

Guided Activities

Monthly Activities

Join a ranger to discover more about San Juan National Historic Site. Orientation talks are held every hour on the hour in both Castillo San Felipe del Morro and Castillo San Cristóbal. Interpretive programs include Tunnel Tours and walks through the outer defenses of San Cristóbal, the largest Spanish fortification in the New World, and Lighthouse tours are also offered at El Morro. Check the schedule of events for more information.

2014 Guided Activity Sheet_English 1-8-14
Daily activities
Interpretation and visitor services Division
2014 Guided Activity Sheet Spanish 1-8-14
Actividades guiadas
División de Interpretación

Did You Know?


Three lighthouses have stood on El Morro's 6th level in its long history. The first one was built in 1846. A second one replaced it in 1872. It took a direct hit during the 1898 bombardment by Sampson's US fleet, but the brick foundation was salvaged in 1909 to erect the lighthouse in use today.