Cathedral de San Juan Bautista

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Located on Calle Cristo, this cathedral is the must-see attraction of the San Juan Archdiocese. It was built in 1540 and has been restored several times since. Declared an official Minor Basilica by the Vatican in Rome, the cathedral is on most walking tours in and around Old San Juan. Learn about the famous Spanish conquistador and first governor of Puerto Rico, Juan Ponce de León, whose remains are interred on the premises.

Location:  151-153 Calle Cristo