Alcazar de Colon Santo Domingo

The Alcazar de Colon is a palace located in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo, was the home of the Columbus family.






Alcazar de Colon

Description of the palace in the Colonial Zone

This palace, located in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo, was the family home Columbus. Today is one of the most visited museums in Santo Domingo.

The Alcazar de Colon was built between 1510 and 1514 with coral rock. This palace has hosted for centuries the great Spanish conquerors. Abandoned in the 18th century it was renovated in 1955 and turned into a museum dedicated to the Viceroy and Admiral Don Diego Columbus. The museum displays a rich collection of over 800 items such as furniture, sculptures, tapestries, ceramics and paintings dating from the thirteenth to the twentieth century.

The palace is part of the most visited attractions in Santo Domingo.
To visit the old city and its many museums, the ideal is to choose a hotel in the Colonial Zone.



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Location - Access Alcazar de Colon

The Alcazar de Colon is located in the Plaza de Espana in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo.
Phone: 809-682-4750
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 12/2011).

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3 opinion :
- le 08/08/2018
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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