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Lin-Manuel Miranda Celebrates Plaza Opening In Puerto Rico!

Lin-Manuel Miranda Celebrates Plaza Opening In Puerto Rico!

Lin-Manuel Miranda is all smiles as he hits the stage to give a speech at the inauguration of his family business “La Placita de Guisin” on Thursday (August 24) in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico.

The 37-year-old Hamilton creator also returned to the island to reveal a brand new memorial in honor of the memory of his grandfather Wisin, who took him during his first steps in the world of fine arts.

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“To summarize for our English speakers who may have missed yesterday’s details… We opened a plaza in Vega Alta yesterday. It’s named after my Abuelo Guisin, who was the George Bailey of Vega Alta. It’s got kiosks and museum of my stuff (awards & pics n stuff),” Lin tweeted. “Tourists visiting PR–it’s our hope that on your trip, you come to our placita in Vega Alta and take a pic. Spend locally.”

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Credit: Gladys Vega; Photos: Getty, SplashNewsOnline
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