Fuertes de Loreto, Puebla

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Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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Visit the site that began a popular Hispanic celebration and learn about the history behind it when you visit Fuertes de Loreto. The fort sits in a park that also encompasses Fort Guadelupe, four museums, a large green area, and a man-made lake. Tour the museums in each of the forts to learn about the story of the French Intervention in Mexico and how the Mexican Republic's victory here led to the celebration known as Cinco de Mayo. After your visit, rent a paddleboats and explore the lake. Add Fuertes de Loreto to your Puebla travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Puebla journey maker website.
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  • We visited in the evening, so the museum was closed. But, the park beside the museum is lovely to visit in the evening and has awesome views of the city. The park is super clean and we felt safe in....  more
    We visited in the evening, so the museum was closed. But, the park beside the museum is lovely to visit in the evening and has awesome views of the city. The park is super clean and we felt safe in....  more »
  • Can be visited via he Hop on Hop off bus. Interesting and spectacular views from this part of town looking down on the city. 
    Can be visited via he Hop on Hop off bus. Interesting and spectacular views from this part of town looking down on the city.  more »
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  • Great place if you are into history the "Puebla" letters with colors are right in front of it and the view is the best.
  • Amazing piece of Mexica History. Must see

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