Wander through Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery, a final resting place of many prominent Puerto Ricans. Established in 1863 and named after Saint Maria Magdalena de Pazzi, the colonial-era cemetery is situated in the old part of town beside the city's landmark fortress. Surrounded by the tall fort walls and overlooking the Atlantic, the cemetery offers expansive ocean views. Roam the grounds and explore marble tombs, mausoleums, and ornate headstones, many belonging to notable local politicians, writers, and artists. Plan to see Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery and other attractions that appeal to you using our San Juan trip itinerary builder app.
Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery reviews
This crowded little cemetery tucked under the walls of the castle (Morro) is beautiful The graves with their statues and tombstones are close together and quite beautiful. Sadly, many were damaged in.... more »
Great cemetery with an amazing history, bordered on two sides by the bay and del Morro. If you are arriving here by car, I suggest parking on the street rather than try and park close to the... more »
Hey must stop for the quintessential view from the point of Old San Juan. There's a beautiful cemetery here. You'll find children flying kites because of the beautiful breeze. Not a lot of place to take refuge from the Sun, however. Other museums and beautiful architecture surround this beautiful area.
Very well maintained and the architecture is so attractive and entertaining
Plan your trip to San Juan
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in San Juan
Side trips from San Juan
Hidden gems in San Juan
Shopping in San Juan
Museums in San Juan
Nearby attractions in San Juan
Trips to Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery by other users
5 days in San Juan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Balneario El Escambron Waterskiing & Jetskiing Playa Isla Verde 5 days in San Juan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES San Juan 5 days in San Juan BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Balneario El Escambron Plaza de La Democracia La Puerta de San Juan 8 days in Puerto Rico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES San Juan El Yunque National Forest Culebra 9 days in Puerto Rico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES San Juan Rincon Ponce 4 days in Puerto Rico BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Rincon San Juan