Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios

Built in the 1500's as a private chapel and mausoleum for two wealthy families, the Ovando and Davila. Over the centuries, public masses were held here. The current building is a bit newer, after the original was torn down in 1884 and rebuilt.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Zona Colonial if you plan on visiting Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios, since travelers to this area of the Dominican Republic will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. If you want to stay somewhere close to this historical site, you'll enjoy a fair number of places to stay in the area.

Hotels near Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Casas del XVI Hotel 0.0 mi. (1.2 km) SW
Casa Dona Elvira B & B 0.0 mi. (0.3 km) W
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) NE
Tierra Plana Hostel 0.2 mi. (0.0 km) NNE
Hotel Palacio Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) N
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) NE
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) NE

Location and What's Nearby

If you find your belly rumbling after your visit here, don't worry -- there is a broad selection of dining possibilities within traveling distance. The most nearby place to eat is Nexus Bar, which serves Mexican dishes. Also near Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios you and your party will find options such as Proud Mary and Mimosa where you should try a bite of International meals and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.


Operating Hours

While it is less than two centuries old, the modern chapel as kept the style of its original. It is build in traditional Gothic style, though with some modern additions. The signature three leveled belfry is still there though.


Admission into the chapel is free, though they do appreciate all donations.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 686-8657 Or (809) 541-5652


Location: Calle Las Damas corner of Mercedes, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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