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Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino

Villa of San Pedro Alejandrino was founded in the early 17th century by a Catholic priest in honor of the Spanish martyr Pedro Godoy. It is located in Santa Marta, Colombia.

Historical Facts

The South American hero and liberator, Simón Bolívar, spent his last days here until his death in 1830.

An internal garden is situated within the main house, which is divided into 13 quarters or rooms, including the Oratorio or Chapel, Main Room, and the Alcove.

Adjacent to the villa is a botanical garden, which houses many interesting plant species belonging to tropical dry forests. A statue of Simón Bolívar by sculptor Pedro Montarsolo stands at the center of the garden.

Today the Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino stands as a museum and hosts many temporary exhibitions. Also its garden was turned into a botanical garden.

Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino Map&Location

Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino Address: Av. del Libertador - Sector San Pedro Alejandrino, Magdalena, Colombia. Get help with directions using the map provided bellow:

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Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino Photos

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Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino by Alejandro Cortés
Garden by Luis Uribe
Courtyard by Luis Uribe
Teatro Griego by Alicia Dávila
Interior Room by Alex Thompson