Parque Luis Munoz Rivera

Built to honor a man who was a poet, journalist, and statesman, Parque Luis Muñoz Rivera is a great place to stop and get some fresh air on your way towards San Juan from Puerta de Tierra.

This park is well-kept and frequently landscaped, featuring wide walkways, shady trees, picnics, a kids playground, and other recreational spaces. This location is favored for local cultural celebrations, and enjoys views of the oceanfront and the Commonwealth Supreme Court.


Parque Luis Munoz Rivera can be found in the eastern outskirts of Mayagüez.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most exciting options while spending some time exploring the area is enjoying fare at a restaurant within traveling distance of the outdoor park. Café Rústico, which serves Creole food, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Also nearby, you and your party will encounter eateries including Little Caesar's Parque de los Proceres and Stoa's where you and your party may eat some Spanish meals and experience the Puerto Rico culture.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that are a fan of outdoor parks, and would like to see others, should consider Plaza José De Diego and Patriot's Park; the first and closest of which is a half mile to the west of this page's attraction. Other local activities include Mayaguez Zoo, which is less than a mile away Mayagüez. Also think about visiting Mayaguez Memorial, which is another attraction close by.

If you can't wait to see as many of Puerto Rico's attractions as possible, the following table shows the closest options.

Attractions Near Parque Luis Munoz Rivera
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Mayaguez Zoo -- 0.9 mi. (2.2 km) N Mayagüez
Mayaguez Memorial Historic Site 1.4 mi. (0.8 km) W Mayagüez
Reserva Natural Laguna De Joyuda -- 6.0 mi. (8.7 km) SSW 5.4 mi. South-Southwest of Mayagüez
Museo Historico de Las Piedras Museum 11.0 mi. (1.9 km) SSE San German

More Information


The park is open 24 hours a day, but it is recommended that you only visit during daylight hours.


While admission to the park itself is free, if you're hoping to park close to the green space it will cost you $3.20(USD).

Location: Mayagüez, Puerto Rico


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