Fuerte de Vieques

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Fuerte de Vieques
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Fuerte de Vieques is located in Puerto Rico
Fuerte de Vieques
Location Calle del Fuerte, Isabel Segunda, Puerto Rico
Coordinates 18°8′50″N 65°26′35″W / 18.14722°N 65.44306°W / 18.14722; -65.44306Coordinates: 18°8′50″N 65°26′35″W / 18.14722°N 65.44306°W / 18.14722; -65.44306
Built 1845
Architectural style Colonial, Spanish Colonial
Governing body State
NRHP Reference # 77001552[1]
Added to NRHP November 18, 1977

Fuerte de Vieques, also known as El Fortin Conde de Mirasol, is a fort built in 1845 located in the town of Isabel Segunda in Vieques, an island municipality of Puerto Rico. In 1991, the fort was restored by the Institute of Puerto Rican Culture. The structure houses the Vieques Museum of Art and History and the Vieques Historic Archives, an extensive collection of documents related to the history of Vieques.[2] It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Rivera, Magaly. "Welcome to Puerto Rico- Vieques". Retrieved 2009-05-23. 

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