Arecibo Lighthouse Historical Park

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Explore the history, the ecosystem, and the fun of coastal Puerto Rico at the Arecibo Lighthouse Historical Park.


The park features numerous exhibits and activities, including an aquarium with sharks and seahorses, mock pirate caves, boat rentals, a buffet, and a number of other fun things.

Staying Close

Arecibo Lighthouse Historical Park is located in a welcoming part of Puerto Rico, so those staying in this region of Puerto Rico will have easy site access during their visit. The area around this site remains relatively quiet, perhaps because there aren't many hotel rooms in the vicinity.

Location and What's Nearby

This is a good area to be in for visitors of this historical site, because you'll find a concentration of dining options within traveling distance. The most convenient place to eat is Lighthouse Bay Restaurant, which sells Caribbean dishes. It's maybe around less than a hundred yards away from this site's location, so stop by and eat up! Also within reach, you will find eateries like 2001 Pizza Palace and Barreto Ocacio Emilio allowing you to choose between a variety of eating options.


Operating Hours

The park is open daily, and during the week from 9:00am until 6:00pm. On Saturday and Sunday it is open from 10:00am until 7:00pm.


Show up at this landmark with plans to hand over the total cost of admission, which your group can learn by calling ahead of time.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (787) 880-7540 Or (787) 880-7520

Location: Puerto Rico



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