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, as those visiting this part of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have easy museum access during their visit. You won't find the area surrounding the museum flooded with tourists, perhaps because there are so few hotel rooms close.

Location and What's Nearby

There are a decent number of options to select from in the area near the museum. The most nearby eatery is Cafeteraa Ines, a great restaurant to enjoy a meal at before visiting the museum. Also within reach, you and your companions will have options like D' Karina Cafeteraa and Deli Swiss where you and your companions may try a bite of European dishes and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.

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

Arrive at this landmark with plans to pay for the price of admission, which you can learn by calling in advance.

Contact Information

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

Location: Circunvalacion Avenue, San Pedro De Macoris, Hispaniola

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

 

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