A collaboration of families across the Dominican Republic, the Casa de Tostado houses a collection of painting, artifacts, and relics from throughout the history of the nation. The house itself is the former home of Francisco de Tostado, who was the first native born professor to teach in the nation.
The house offers guests a perspective in life throughout the history of the Dominican Republic, from the early Spanish Colonization to the modern nation-state. The pieces of art and many artifacts shows the cultural history of the people.
Those wishing to visit Casa De Tostado may choose to book their trip in Zona Colonial, since visitors to this area of the Dominican Republic will have the benefit of easy museum access during their time there. If you want to find a place close to the museum, there are a moderate variety of places to stay in the area.
|Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo||Hotel||0.1 mi. (0.1 km)||WNW|
|Hostel||0.1 mi. (0.0 km)||NW|
|Hotel Conde De Penalba||Hotel||0.1 mi. (0.1 km)||N|
|Hotel||0.2 mi. (1.2 km)||WSW|
|Hodelpa Caribe Colonial||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.2 km)||NNE|
|Casa Dona Elvira||B & B||0.2 mi. (0.3 km)||WSW|
|Hotel Palacio||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.1 km)||NW|
There are multitudes of restaurants to pick from in the area near the museum. The nearest eatery is La Briciola, which serves up Italian food. Also close-by, you and your party will have options like Double´s and so with any luck, at least one of these close by choices will satisfy the entire gang.
Casa de Tostado is open Monday through Saturday from 9:00am until 4:00pm.
There is a small fee to gain admission into the museum.
Phone Number: (809) 689-5000 Or (809) 689-5057
Location: Arzobispo Merino Street, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic
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