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


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

You may enjoy staying in Zona Colonial if you plan on visiting Larimar Museum, since visitors to this part of the Dominican Republic will have convenient access to the museum for the duration of their trip. If you wish to book your stay near the museum, you'll enjoy a good selection of hotel room choices in the vicinity.

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

You won't have a hunger problem if you linger at this museum; you'll discover a plentiful supply of lunch and dinner options in this general area. The nearest place to eat is Ejemplo, an ideal eatery to have a bite to eat at on your way to spending time at this museum. Double´s and La Briciola are additional food and drink options near Larimar Museum. At La Briciola you and your party will be able to test out Italian meals and experience the flavors of the Dominican Republic.


Operating Hours

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


Arrive at this attraction ready to hand over the total cost of admission, which you can learn by phoning beforehand.

Contact Information

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



Location: Isabel la Catolica 54, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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