Tobacco Museum

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Tobacco has played a major role in the economic development of the Dominican Republic, and the Tobacco Museum presents all that goes into the making and processing of tobacco, and the effect it has had on the Dominican Republic and the world.

Exhibits

The Tobacco Museum has several exhibits that focus on the growing of tobacco, the growth of the industry in the Dominican Republic, the processing of tobacco into cigars, and the use of tobacco in the West. The museum also occasionally features temporary exhibits that change from time to time. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information on rotating exhibits.

Staying Close

Consider staying in Santiago De Los Caballeros if you plan on visiting Tobacco Museum, since those visiting this part of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have convenient access to the museum for the duration of their trip. Though this location isn't a massive tourist destination, you'll nevertheless find a good selection of lodging options to choose from.

Hotels near Tobacco Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hodelpa Centro Plaza Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.9 km) E
Aloha Sol Hotel and Casino Hotel 0.3 mi. (1.0 km) E
Hotel Colonial Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.5 km) N
Hotel Monterey Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.5 km) N
Hodelpa Gran Almirante Hotel and Casino Hotel 0.7 mi. (0.8 km) NNW
Matum Hotel And Casino Hotel 1.0 mi. (1.5 km) E
Hotel Platino Hotel 1.3 mi. (2.4 km) ESE

Location and What's Nearby

Nearby you'll find Las Aromas Golf Course, the most convenient golfing option in the neighborhood.

Information

Operating Hours

The museum is open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00am until 8:00pm, as well as on Sunday until 2:30pm. No new guests will be admitted into the museum after an hour and a half before closing (6:30pm Tuesday through Saturday, and 1:00pm on Sunday).

Payment

Admission into the museum is 5 Euros, which is about $6.50 USD. Students, groups over twenty, and seniors can receive a discount of 30%.

Contact Information

Location: Calle 30 de Marzo, Santiago De Los Caballeros, the Dominican Republic

Website: http://www.museudeltabac.com/

 

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