Museo Mundo De Ambar

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Amber is not only a stone fit to be set in jewelry, but it also gives a geological picture of the area is it found in. At the Amber World Museum, you can view pieces of amber which within them have a number of fossilized creatures and vegetation.


Each piece of amber at the museum has a data card within information about when it hardened and what fossilized inside it.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Museo Mundo De Ambar may choose to book their trip in Zona Colonial, as those staying in this region of the Dominican Republic will have the benefit of easy museum access for the duration of their trip. If you wish to find a place near the museum, you'll enjoy a reasonable number of hotels to choose from in the area.

Hotels near Museo Mundo De Ambar
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Antiguo Hotel Europa Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) SSE
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) SSE
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) SE
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.1 km) S
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) SSE
Hotel Palacio Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.1 km) S
Tierra Plana Hostel 0.3 mi. (0.0 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

Vivacious vacationers might additionally be attracted by the region because of the options for open-air activities. Museum visitors also hoping to play a round or two of golf should look into the nearest course, Isabel Villas Golf. Long hours can also be enjoyed at Montesinos Beach, the nearest beach. Even though the options above are the easiest to get to, you'll still have access to a good selection of similar outdoor activities. Museum guests will discover plenty of other local attractions in this general vicinity. There are two additional places of interest nearby -Ambasa and Ruinas Monasterio De San Francisco- each of them situated within just a few miles of the museum.


Operating Hours

You should call the museum ahead of time to find out the exact hours of operation.


For price of admission, call Museo Mundo De Ambar before your visit to determine how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 523-5668 Or (809) 682-3309

Location: Arz. Mariño 452, Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic



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