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The Lake District Sights

Fuerte de Niebla

  • Military Site

Updated 12/31/1969

Fodor's Review

To protect the all-important city of Valdivia, the Spanish constructed a series of strategic fortresses at Niebla, where the Valdivia and Tornagaleones rivers meet. Portions of the 1671 Fuerte de Niebla and its 18 cannons have been restored. The ground on which the cannons sit is unstable; you can view them from the ramparts above. The old commander's house serves as a small museum documenting the era's military history.

Sight Information

Address:

1 km (½ mi) west of entrance to Niebla, Valdivia, Chile

Phone:

/No phone; 63-282–084

Sight Details:

  • 600 pesos Thurs.–Tues., Weds. free
  • Jan. and Feb., Tues.–Sun. 10–7; Mar.–Dec., Tues.–Sun. 11–6. Closed Mon.

Updated 12/31/1969

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