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Casa de Lola Rodríguez de Tió

Casa de Lola Rodríguez de Tió Review

On the National Registry of Historic Places, this house bears the name of poet and activist Lola Rodríguez de Tió. A plaque claims she lived in this creole-style house, though town officials believe it actually belonged to her sister. Rodríguez, whose mother was a descendant of Ponce de León, was deported several times by Spanish authorities for her revolutionary ideas. She lived in Venezuela and then in Cuba, where she died in 1924. The museum, which houses Rodríguez's desk and papers, isn't open regular hours; call ahead to schedule a tour.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Calle Dr. Santiago Veve, San Germán, 00667 | Map It
  • Phone: 787/892–3500
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: By appointment only
  • Location: San Germán
Updated: 01-14-2012

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