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

Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon is located in San Rafael Del Yuma, ensuring those visiting this part of the Dominican Republic will have easy museum access during their time there. You won't find the area surrounding the museum flooded with tourists, especially as there aren't many hotel booking options close.

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

Location and What's Nearby

The neighborhood around the museum isn't what you could be called well-known for its diversity of eating options, but guests with an adventuresome attitude might discover a location where they can eat dinner. The nearest place to eat is D'Niki Cafeteria, a wonderful locale to have a bite to eat at on your way to checking out this museum.


Operating Hours

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


Arrive at this attraction ready to give over the price of admission, which your group can determine by phoning before you leave.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 221-8023

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



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