|Location||Guánica, Puerto Rico|
|Year first lit||1893|
|Construction||Brick and cement blocks|
|Original lens||Sixth-order Fresnel|
Faro de Guanica[a]
|MPS||Lighthouse System of Puerto Rico TR|
|NRHP Reference #||77001549|
Guánica Light (Spanish: Faro de Guánica) was a historic lighthouse located in the town of Guánica, Puerto Rico in the Guánica State Forest. It was first lit in 1893 and deactivated on 1950. The light marked the entrance to Guánica Bay and bridge the gap between Los Morrillos Light and Caja de Muertos Light.
In July 1898, lighthouse keeper Robustiano Rivera spotted the convoy of the American forces that initiated the landing offensive of the Puerto Rican Campaign during the Spanish–American War. He immediately gave the alert to the residents of Guánica and marched to Yauco where he broke the news of the invading forces to the city's mayor.
- Tarr, J. A. (August 1976), National Register of Historic Places Inventory — Nomination Form: Faro de Guanica (Lighthouse) (PDF), retrieved November 16, 2015.
- "Department of the Interior, Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service: National Register of Historic Places; Annual Listing of Historic Properties", 44 FR 7416 (February 6, 1979), at 7581.
- "Inventory of Historic Light Stations National Park Service". Retrieved 2009-05-06.
- "El desembarco en Guánica". 1898 La Guerra Hispano Americana en Puerto Rico (in Spanish). Retrieved 2009-05-06.
- "Lighthouses Friends". Retrieved 2009-05-06.
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