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Yucatan and Campeche States Sights

Baluarte de San Carlos

  • Calle 8 Map It
  • Centro

Updated 02/18/2015

Fodor's Review

This bastion, where Calle 8 curves around and becomes Circuito Baluartes, houses the Museo de la Ciudad. The museum contains a small collection of historical artifacts, including several Spanish suits of armor and a beautifully inscribed silver scepter. Captured pirates were once jailed in the stifling basement dungeon. The unshaded rooftop provides an ocean view that's lovely at sunset.

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Calle 8, between Calles 65 and 63, Circuito Baluartes, Campeche City, Campeche, 24000, Mexico

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Sight Details:

  • M$42
  • Daily 9–8

Updated 02/18/2015

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