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4a Calle Poniente | Plaza Libertad, San Salvador, El Salvador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This National Palace is so beautiful for its unique antiquity. At the main gate you may see the Statue of Christopher Colombus and Queen Isabel from Spain.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

When I went there wasn't much there. Mainly empty rooms. Apparently it's being restored. Might be good after that. But for now, not really worth the visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

I think I remember the guide saying there were 190 individual rooms in the palace, and each has a distinct tile design. We walked around most of the second floor, and that appeared to be true. Some of the tilework was amazing. Too, due to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

the previous major did a good work to restore this place and illumination has been good, security has been increased.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

A very beautiful place to visit and safe to walk around lots to see, there is a cheap but good quality of gold or silver jewelry store called suiza, In the evening it looks beautiful with all the lights..

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

A very nice place to walk around outside and. It’s a safe place as there is a lot of security. For Christmas it’s beuitful with a lot of lots of lights, they are fixing the roads and safe to walk around you could go to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ElsaA3
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Has been very nicely restored outside. Even if you don’t go inside during the week, you can enjoy it’s beauty from Barrios across the street. The Metropolitan Cathedral is also on the square. Don’t be afraid to come to downtown San Salvador during the daytime....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Saranger
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The centre of San Salvador is as busy and hectic as any city could wish to be, so imagine our surprise on entering into the calm, wonderful world of the Palacio Nacional in San Salvador. Located next to the metropolitan cathedral and, at the time...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JT-says
Reviewed 9 July 2017

A beautiful quiet place to enjoy the architecture and the history. also you can take nice pictures of the gardens

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank HamiltonViajero
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We came here and were surprised to find we could go inside. For $3 we were able to walk through the palace and check out the beautiful rooms inside.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Response from Janet S | Reviewed this property |
8-4pm M-F according to website. Does not close at noon -- would be a nice place to sit and rest out of the midday sun. Don't know the price of admission but is is not much by U.S. standards -- maybe $3?
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