El Capitolio de Puerto Rico (NRIS 77001555)
Avenida Ponce de Leon and Avenida Munoz Rivera,
Puerto Rico. County/parish: San Juan.
1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
November 18, 1977.
- Capitol of Puerto Rico
- The Capitol of Puerto Rico (Spanish: Capitolio de Puerto Rico) is located on the Islet of San Juan just outside the walls of Old San Juan. The building is home to the bicameral Legislative Assembly, composed of the House of Representatives and Senate. The building is located in the Puerta de Tierra sector of San Juan.
The Capitol is also commonly referred to as the Palace of the Laws (Spanish: Palacio de las Leyes). (read more...)
- Classical Revival
- International Style
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/77001555