Museo De Las Casas Reales, Santo Domingo

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Marvel at classic colonial architecture from the 1500s at Museo De Las Casas Reales, which once housed the administrative offices of the Spanish colonies, but now stands as a museum documenting the history of Santo Domingo. Request a personal guide and explore the labyrinth of rooms decorated with colonial furniture. The museum exhibits early legislation, the office of the chief judge, historical ceramics, military weapons, and all types of Taino artifacts. Take a quiet break in the interior courtyard, which features an elegant garden. Work out when and for how long to visit Museo De Las Casas Reales and other Santo Domingo attractions using our handy Santo Domingo day trip website.
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  • The very first and oldest headquarter of the Spanish crown in the "New World"! King Ferdinand II of Aragón himself commissioned its construction in 1511. Later on, the Spanish authorities...  more »
  • Exposition was all over the place, Colonialism, independence, Truhillo etc. nothing was explained properly and the guide was always mentioning how poor he is, looking for some dollars.  more »
  • Love the amount of history shown in this place, the tour guides are really funny and knowledgeable.
  • Museum for everyone who was 1 Time in dominicana. In museum you will get informator about kolumb, sugar etc.

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