Clock Tower

Northern Belize

This Corozal landmark dominates Central Park.

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1. Town Hall

0.05 MILES

A colorful and graphic mural by Belizean-Mexican artist Manual Villamor Reyes enlivens the lobby of the town hall. The mural depicts episodes from Corozal…

2. Fort Barlee

0.08 MILES

At the center of town, this fort was built in 1849 by Caste War refugees for protection from attacks by hostile Maya. Only the remains of the brick corner…

3. Corozal House of Culture

0.14 MILES

Built in 1886, this fine old Spanish Colonial building once housed a bustling market beside the old customs house. It was one of only 11 buildings spared…

4. Santa Rita

0.84 MILES

Santa Rita was an ancient Maya coastal town that once occupied the same strategic trading position as present-day Corozal Town, namely the spot between…

5. Corozal Museum

1.06 MILES

Called 'A Window to the Past,' the exhibit at this little museum focuses on the experience of the East Indian population, who arrived around 1838 as…

6. Cerro Maya

3.25 MILES

The ruins at Cerro Maya make up the only Maya site in Belize that occupies beachfront property. It is composed of a series of temples built from about 50…

7. Laguna Milagros


Paddle out on a kayak or simply have a swim in the azure waters of Laguna Milagros, about 23km west of Chetumal, in the town of Huay-Pix. Waterfront…

8. Clock Tower

9.08 MILES

An art-deco monument built in in 1943 to honor Mexico's independence and Reform movement heroes.