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

Downtown Santo Domingo is a good option for those wishing to visit Museo Casa De Duarte, since those staying in this region of the Dominican Republic will have easy access to this museum during their visit. There is a respectable bunch of lodgings in the neighborhood nearby this landmark.

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

Outdoor activities like golfing and heading to the beach will also be found easily in the vicinity. Vacationers interested in trying out their proficiency at the course, can do so at the nearest option, which is Isabel Villas Golf. If you don't take a whole lot of pride in your golf game, additional outdoor opportunities can still be found at Montesinos Beach, the closest beach. Even though the options above are the easiest to get to, there will still be several similar outdoor activities. Museum guests will discover additional interesting places out of the sun within a reasonable distance. Located only a short distance away are two more alluring attractions close by--Santo Domingo North Walls and Ambasa.


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.


For price of admission, call Museo Casa De Duarte beforehand to find out how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

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

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




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