El Capitolio de Puerto Rico (NRIS 77001555)

Address: Avenida Ponce de Leon and Avenida Munoz Rivera, San Juan, Puerto Rico. County/parish: San Juan.

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places November 18, 1977.

From Wikipedia:

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...)

Architects:

  • Carmoega, Rafael
  • Ferrer, Miguel
  • Toro, Osvaldo
  • Toro, Osvaldo; Ferrer, Miguel

Architectural styles:

  • Classical Revival
  • International Style

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/77001555

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