Museo de la Familia Dominicana

Museo de la Familia Dominicana, or the Museum of the Dominican Family offers great insight into what life was like for an upper class family in the Dominican Republic during the 19th century.


Many tourists feel that it is necessary to take interest in as much relating to the culture and history of the Dominican Republic as is available, and the museum renders that possibility. Like other museums you'll find, Museo de la Familia Dominicana hosts mainly standard exhibits, consisting of the exhibits the museum is most known for.

Located inside a colonial mansion built during the early 1500s, this piece of architecture is known as the only building with a double Gothic window in the Americas.

Staying Close

Museo de la Familia Dominicana is located in Zona Colonial, meaning those visiting this part of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have convenient access to the museum throughout their trip. If you wish to book your stay near this museum, you'll enjoy a decent selection of nearby accommodations to choose from.

Hotels near Museo de la Familia Dominicana
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) NW
Tierra Plana Hostel 0.1 mi. (0.0 km) NNW
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) N
Casas del XVI Hotel 0.1 mi. (1.2 km) WSW
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) NNE
Hotel Palacio Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) NW
Casa Dona Elvira B & B 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) WSW

Location and What's Nearby

Island pastimes like playing a few holes of golf and heading to the beach are also widely available in the area. Travelers with an interest in showing their talents on the golf course, can do so at the most convenient golfing facility, which is Isabel Villas Golf. If you don't take a whole lot of pride in your golf game, there's no need to fret - go over to Montesinos Beach, the closest beach. But, multiple beach and golf choices exist in the vicinity. Visitors will find plenty of other interesting places to get away from the sun in this general vicinity. Not far away are another pair of alluring attractions close by--Casa De Tostado and Parque Fray Bartolome de las Casas.


Operating Hours

The operating hours for the museum aren't readily available, meaning that your group's smartest chance at success is calling early to make sure the attraction is open to visitors during the time you and your party plan to visit.


Arrive at this institution prepared to give over the cost of admission, which your party can figure out by phoning ahead of time.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 689-5000


Location: Padre Billini Street, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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