Larimar Museum

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Tourists with an interest in geology won't want to miss the Larimar Museum, which touches on a rare variety of pectolite which is blue and only available in the Dominican Republic.

Larimar Museum

Exhibits

As you explore the Larimar Museum, you will learn about the history of the stone, the mining process, and the jewelry making process.

Staying Close

Larimar Museum is located in Zona Colonial, so visitors to this area of the Dominican Republic will have the benefit of easy museum access during their visit. There are a good number of hotels in the district surrounding this facility.

Hotels near Larimar Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) N
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) NW
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) W
Tierra Plana Hostel 0.1 mi. (0.0 km) WNW
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) N
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) NNE
Hotel Palacio Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) WNW

Location and What's Nearby

Spry guests may additionally be enchanted by the region because of the opportunities for outdoor options. Museum visitors also wishing to get in a game of golf can do so at the nearest course, Isabel Villas Golf. If golfing isn't your thing, think about checking out Montesinos Beach, which is the closest coastline to visit. While the options above may be the easiest to get to, there will still be various similar outdoor activities. You will also find additional indoor places to visit in the vicinity. Without going too far, you can find two additional places close-by you may find worth a visit--Catedral Primada de América and Plazoleta Padre Billini.

Information

Operating Hours

The Larimar Museum is open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Payment

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

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 689-6605 Or (809) 688-1142

Location: Isabel la Catolica 54, Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic

Website: http://www.larimarmuseum.com/

Email: m.ambar@claro.net.do

 

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