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El Museo Castillo Serralles

17 Calle El Vigia, 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)
“rum industry” (12 reviews)
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17 Calle El Vigia, Ponce 00730-2926, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-259-1774
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"serralles family"
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"sugar cane"
in 24 reviews
"rum industry"
in 12 reviews
"castillo serralles"
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"japanese garden"
in 20 reviews
"beautiful castle"
in 7 reviews
"rum production"
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"puerto rico"
in 36 reviews
"antique furniture"
in 4 reviews
"guided tour"
in 17 reviews
"huge cross"
in 4 reviews
"local history"
in 6 reviews
"great tour"
in 8 reviews
"ponce area"
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"worth the trip"
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"great museum"
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"mansion"
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Staff is attentive and helpful - all speak English well as well as Spanish. went out of their way to be helpful.

3  Thank bonneydos
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

So much history of the Serralles family. I actually went here for a wedding and it was gorgeous. I love it.

2  Thank Ellie L
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This castle tells a lot of. Local history Staff was very friendly and tour was very detailed It is a well conserved. And kept museum It is worth visiting if at the. Ponce area Every time I have family in town this trip is. A...More

2  Thank maryperez2016
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

A beautiful castle with an amazing view, plus a lovely and well kept garden. I enjoyed the guide tour, it was brief and interesting.

2  Thank veronica a
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Beautiful house turned into a museum The guided tour took us through the history of the family and rum production in Puerto Rico. Well maintained with original furnishings and very interesting. There are lovely views over Ponce and the area.

1  Thank Profb59
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Lots of family and local history and background on the rum industry in the area. The tour is not long but the stairs may be an issue, they do have an older Elevator. The short movie on the front end of the tour was OK...More

1  Thank solarpowered1
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Loved all the antique furniture! Beautiful gardens and scenery! I enjoyed learning about the history of the castillo.

Thank Minerva H
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

My wife and I visited Castillo Serrallés on December 29th with my mother and father. Mom needs a walker, but the staff made it easy for her to get around the mansion’s four floors by providing access to the elevator. If you have been to...More

1  Thank JKHphD
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Took my three boys here as part of our own educational outing. The castle will transport you to the colonial days. It is a very well kept property. It is remarkable to see the lifestyle the Serrales had.

Thank jayrodsan
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Castillo Serrallés is one of the beautiful places to visit in Ponce. Full of history and romanticism, as you walk through its rooms and gardens. Well preserved.

Thank Vivian R
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omarkos64
16 March 2018|
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Response from justmeandmygirl | Reviewed this property |
En verdad que durante la semana. Pero el museo en verdad que nunca lo e visto súper lleno.
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janabeth
1 August 2017|
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Response from jmsg_PR | Reviewed this property |
From Wednesdays through Sundays, and it's totally worth it!
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lovenewplaces
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.
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