Casa de los Contrafuertes



Address:

101 Calle San Sebastián
Old San Juan
00901 San Juan, Puerto Rico

Neighborhood:

Old San Juan

Contact:

tel: +1 787 721 2400 (Tourist Information)
visit website

Strenuousness:

No Sweat

Description:

The Casa de los Contrafuertes (or House of the Buttresses) is the home of the Pharmacy Museum and the African Heritage Museum (Museo de la Nuestras Raices Africanas). Located on San Sebastian street, the Pharmacy Museum is a recreation of an 18th century apothecary displaying every detail used at the time. The African Heritage Museum showcases a selection of African artifacts such as musical instruments, masks, maps  and other arts and crafts.

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