Museo Casa De Duarte

Set in the historic home of Juan Pablo Duarte, this museum is dedicated to the Dominican Republic's struggle for independence and the people who helped end the Haitian reign. This revolved mainly around Juan Pablo Duarte, considered the Father of the Dominican Republic.


The museum presents several exhibits that include various documents, maps, ans stories relating to the life of Juan Pablo Duarte, and the struggle of he and his comrades in 1844 when they cast out the Haitian rulers.

Staying Close

Museo Casa De Duarte is located in downtown Santo Domingo, meaning guests staying in this region of the Dominican Republic will have easy museum access during their time there. There are a notable amount of hotels in the district surrounding Museo Casa De Duarte.

Hotels near Museo Casa De Duarte
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Antiguo Hotel Europa Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) S
Hostal Nomandas Hostel 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) SSW
Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) S
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) SSE
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house -- --
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) S
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.1 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

There are several picks of dining options to select from in the neighborhood around this museum. Angelo, which serves Italian food, is very close-by, making it a great option for museum patrons. Also within reach, you and your party will encounter restaurants including Museo Del Jamon and Pate Palo where you and your companions may try out International cuisine and experience the Dominican Republic culture.


Operating Hours

The Museo Casa De Duarte is open from 9:00am until 5:00pm Monday through Friday, with extra hours on Saturday when they close at midnight instead.


Arrive at this destination prepared to pay the cost of admission, which your party can figure out by phoning in advance.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 687-1436 Or (809) 687-5288

Location: 308 Isabel La Catolica , Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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