You are invited to join these Park Guide or Ranger led activities and learn more about the fortifications of San Juan National Historic Site. Interpretive programs include Tunnel Tours and walks through the outer defenses of Castillo San Cristóbal, the largest Spanish fortification in the New World, and a tour of Castillo San Felipe del Morro is also offered.
Park Guide or Ranger Led Activities Programs
Short informational talks are available every day in the main plaza of Castillo San Felipe del Morro and Castillo San Cristobal.
Wednesdays at 10:30 am in English and 2:30 pm in Spanish
Saturdays at 10:30 am and 2:30 pm in English
Sundays at 10:30 am and 12:30 pm in Spanish
Explore the legendary tunnels of Castillo San Cristobal and discover the essential role they had as a hidden defense for the fortification system of Old San Juan. (Maximum 15 participants).
Saturdays at 2:30 pm in Spanish
Sundays at 2:30 pm in English
Discover the outer defenses and how the "Defense in Depth" system helped Castillo San Cristobal remain impregnable. (Maximum 30 participants).
We have different artifacts on display along with infographs located in both forts around the main plazas, and at the San Cristobal’s Visitor Center.
El Morro: Keystone to Protection of the Spanish Empire
Saturdays at 10:30 am in English and at 2:30 pm in Spanish
Sundays at 10:30 am in Spanish and at 2:30 pm in English
An introduction to the grandeur and importance of Castillo San Felipe del Morro for the dreams and ambitions of the Spanish Empire. (Maximum 30 participants).
It is shown at our theatre every day, every 20 minutes in both Spanish and English, starting from 9:00 am in English through 5:40 pm (English). Learn more about the history of the park and the construction of the forts along with historic events that took place at the site, narrated by our very own park guides.