Alcazar De Colon Santo Domingo
Alcazar de Colon, lis ocated spanish place in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo, was the home of the Columbus family. Today it is one of the most visited museums in Santo Domingo.
The Alcazar de Colon was built between 1510 and 1514 with coral rocks. This palace has hosted the great Spanish conquerors for centuries. Abandoned in the 18th century, it was renovated in 1955 and transformed into a museum dedicated to Viceroy and Admiral Don Diego de Columbus.
The museum presents a rich collection of more than 800 pieces such as furniture, sculptures, tapestries, ceramics and paintings dating from the 13th to the 20th century.
This palace is one of the most visited attractions in Santo Domingo.
To visit the old town and its many museums, it is best to choose a hotel in the Colonial Zone.
Location - access map to Alcazar De Colon Santo Domingo
The Alcazar de Colon is located in the Plaza de Espana in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday
Price: RD $ 100.00 (on 12/2020).
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3 opinion :
- le 08/08/2020
Do not miss a visit to the capital, it is one of the must-see monuments.
- le 12/04/2016
Friendly visit, well located museum, place of Spain in the heart of the Colonial Zone.
- le 02/01/2013
Hello, One of the most beautiful visits of the Colonial Zone, to be done during a stay in the Dominican Republic.
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