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Hacienda Buena Vista (Buena Vista Plantation), Ponce

What used to be an important coffee plantation and minor fruit plantation served as the setting for a unique relationship between land, water, and slavery. Today, the heart of what was once the plantation contains a carefully restored…

Hacienda La Esperanza

The Hacienda La Esperanza steam engine has been designated a National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark. The Hacienda is the biggest of its type in the northwest area of Puerto Rico. Today the entire property is owned by the Puerto…