Museo Regional de Antropologia

The small museum in collaboration with the University in San Pedro de Macoris features a collection of Taino artifacts that guests can explore and learn about.

Exhibits

At the bottom of the University Library, the museum if primarily academic, so you can expect to find plenty of information on the pieces you see. In addition to the Taino relics, the museum also has several colorful Carnival costumes that are has fascinating as the old centuries-old Taino finds.

Staying Close

Consider staying in San Pedro De Macoris if you plan on visiting Museo Regional de Antropologia, since travelers to this part of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have convenient access to the museum for the duration of their trip. There isn't much congestion in the area near the museum, particularly since there is such a limited selection of hotel booking options close.

Location and What's Nearby

There are a handful of nearby out-of-doors options to participate in when you and your group are not exploring Museo Regional de Antropologia. Travelers interested in trying out their aptitude around the course, can do so at the nearest golfing option, which is Los Marlins Golf Course at Metro Country Club. Sunny moments can also be planned at Playa Boca del Soco, the closest beach. Though you won't find an extensive selection nearby, one or two other comparable outdoor activities to choose from nearby. If you would rather stay out of the sun, there is also a brief selection of other attractions within a short distance. An additional interesting places to enjoy oneself just a short distance from the museum is Parque Duarte San Pedro De Macoris, which is just a short distance away.

Information

Operating Hours

The museum is open Monday through Friday, though there are no regular business hours. If you wish to stop by to view the exhibits, you will need to contact the university and make the appointment. If you give them some advance notice, they will be happy to have someone open the museum for you.

Payment

For price of admission, dial up Museo Regional de Antropologia beforehand to determine if they charge, and if so, how much.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 529-3562 ext. 319

Website: http://portal.uce.edu.do/

Location: Circunvalacion Avenue, San Pedro De Macoris, Hispaniola

 

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