Carlos Goico was an expressionist painter whose works are sold around the world. This space was his rented house where he would work tirelessly over his paintings. Locals and visitors have turned the building into his monument, where local paint in his image on buildings in the area. Despite the sites popularity, the building itself is not open to the public.
You may enjoy staying in downtown Santo Domingo if you plan on visiting Carlos Goico House, as those visiting this part of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have convenient access to the historical site throughout their trip. If you'd like to book your stay within easy reach of this historical site, you'll have a decent selection of hotel room choices in the vicinity.
|Casa Dona Elvira||B & B||0.1 mi. (0.3 km)||NE|
|Hotel||0.1 mi. (1.2 km)||ENE|
|Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.1 km)||NE|
|Hotel Palacio||Hotel||0.3 mi. (0.1 km)||NNE|
|Napolitano Hotel And Casino||Hotel||0.3 mi. (0.3 km)||SW|
|Hotel Conde De Penalba||Hotel||0.3 mi. (0.1 km)||NE|
If you find your belly rumbling after your historic site visit, don't worry -- you will find numerous choices of restaurants in this area. The closest restaurant is El Rey de Falafel, which has a menu full of Mediterranean fare. It's only about a short distance away from this landmark, so stop by and peruse the menu. and are some of the additional dining possibilities in the area. At Exquisiteces Virginia you and your group should be sure to test out Latin American meals and experience the flavors of the Dominican Republic.
Location: Sanchez Street, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic
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