Iglesia Santa Lucia

Built in honor the the patron saint of the military, Santa Barbara, this church saw completion in 1574. However, after being destroyed by Drake, it would be rebuilt featuring stronger walls to better protect it from future military and environmental damage.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Iglesia Santa Lucia may choose to book their trip in Las Matas de Farfan, as visitors to this region of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have easy site access during their visit. The area around this site remains relatively quiet, perhaps because there is such a modest selection of places to stay in the vicinity.

Location and What's Nearby

The neighborhood around this historical site is not exactly famous for its array of dining options, but guests willing to explore might find one or two places to share a dish or two. D' Feolind Cafeteraa is a wonderful eatery to eat before your day at Iglesia Santa Lucia, and with its close proximity, is especially valuable to its guests.



There is no admission to see the church.

Contact Information

Location: Gabino Puella, Isabel la Catolica, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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