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Central Valley Sights

Fortín (Little Fort)

  • C. Central and Avda. Central Map It
  • Heredia
  • Building/Architectural Site

Updated 04/09/2014

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On the north side of the Parque Central in its own little park stands a strange tower. Built as a military post in the 1870s, it never did see action and now serves as the symbol of the province, one of the few military monuments in this army-less country. The tower is closed to the public. The old brick building next to the Fortín is the Palacio Municipal (Town Hall).

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C. Central and Avda. Central, Heredia, 40101, Costa Rica

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Updated 04/09/2014

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