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El Museo Castillo Serralles

17 Calle El Vigia | (take a taxi), Ponce 00730-2926, Puerto Rico
+1 787-259-1774
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Evoking the era of the sugar barons of Puerto Rico, this beautiful Spanish Revival mansion was built in 1930 for the Serrallés family, owners of the Don Q rum distillery.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sugar cane” (24 reviews)
“don q rum” (20 reviews)
17 Calle El Vigia | (take a taxi), Ponce 00730-2926, Puerto Rico
+1 787-259-1774
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

A beautiful building overlooking the city (by the cross). You are toured by knowledgeable guides. The venue is also huge for hosting weddings and other events with 50-300 people.

Thank Oakville89
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Travel in time to Ponce and visit the Serrallés castle. Although this mansion, built in the 30's, is not a castle in the architectural strict sense of the word, it was once the residence of the "Puerto Rico's Rum Royal Family". Serrallés still makes various...More

Thank Luis V
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We arrived first thing in the morning when they opened and ended up getting a private tour. The grounds are beautiful and craftsmanship of this home is stunning!

Thank William S
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

First let me say that this place has some breathtaking views of the Ponce area. While it's advertised as a museum, this is first and foremost a wedding and event center and most of the introductory film is devoted to advertising this. We were on...More

2  Thank Keith35094
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This is a great place to visit and take pictures when in Ponce. The area at one time was exclusive. But with the time as they are, well you get the point.

Thank Luis F
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This house or castle is beautiful. All the things that they have inside is nice and alot of history.

Thank Gloria0405
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

A historical family castle turned into a museum with breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea, the city of Ponce and manicured garden. There is a cross or Cruceta del Vigia, to ease the viewing and Japanese garden to complete the magical experience!

1  Thank neuropsicologia2002
Reviewed 20 December 2016

If you are in the area and have never take the tour of the museum you must do. They give you a short historical movie of the museum and take you around the house. Its beautiful and the views are breathtaking. If you are visiting...More

Thank trigenakaren
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Must see. Tickets are required but it's worth it. Arrive early so you can get one of the first tours. Beautiful gardens. Couldn't take pics inside the house because is not permitted. So, you better visit then if you are in town.

Thank Merlin318
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

If old photos and craftsmanship is something that peaks your interests , you will enjoy your visit. The castel also provides a beautiful view of Ponce. The tour is guided and begins with a video. There are stairs, but our guide offered an elevator ride...More

1  Thank Melanie T
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1 August 2017|
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Response from jmsg_PR | Reviewed this property |
From Wednesdays through Sundays, and it's totally worth it!
26 August 2016|
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Response from CastilloSerralles | Property representative |
-Hello, The first person that buys tickets is the one that decides the language of the tour. But we always have tours available. - For more information you can call us at 787-259-1774.
1 January 2015|
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Response from CastilloSerralles | Property representative |
Hello, You need to contact Aventuras Puerto Rico here is the link to there website for reservations and information. If you need any more iniformation about our museum you can let us know. aventuraspuertorico Thank you... More