Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon

Once the house of Ponce de Leon, this museum now showcases many of its historic resident's personal possessions and presents the history of the influential Ponce de Leon.


The museum will take visitors through the history of Ponce de Leon in the Dominican Republic, the Caribbean, and the New World in general. The museum shows how he lived with his family, how he built his business, and how he eventually would be come the great historic man he is today.

Staying Close

San Rafael Del Yuma is a good option for those wishing to visit Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon, because those staying in this part of the Dominican Republic will have easy museum access for the duration of their trip. With just a small number of hotels in the region surrounding Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon, only a little tourist traffic might be bargained on.

Hotels near Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon
Hotel Type Island Distance Direction
El Hotel Viejo Pirata Hotel Hispaniola -- --

Location and What's Nearby

A short distance away you'll find Casa De Campo Resort Dye Fore, a good golfing option in the area.


Operating Hours

The museum has limited hours and is only open from 10:00am until 1:00pm.


To find out how much the museum charges, you should call Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon beforehand to determine if they charge, and if so, how much.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 221-8023

Location: San Rafael de Yuma, San Rafael Del Yuma, Hispaniola



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