One of the newest museums in Santo Domingo, The Museum of Rum and Sugar Cane showcases the process and products that come from the sugar industry on the Dominican Republic. Not only is this a fun tourist attraction for fans of rum, but also offers insight on one of the largest economic influences to the Dominican Republic's history.
The museum will take guests through the history of sugar cultivation and consumption on the island; from the small fields to large plantations. Off course, this eventually leads to the Dominican Republic's production of rum, which take up many of the exhibits. At the end of the tour, adults will be able to purchase some rum of their own.
Zona Colonial is a good option for those wishing to visit Museum Of Rum and Sugar Cane, since guests staying in this area of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have easy access to this museum during their visit. There are a good collection of hotels in the district near this landmark.
|Hotel||0.1 mi. (0.4 km)||SW|
|Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.2 km)||SSW|
|Hostal Nomandas||Hostel||0.2 mi. (0.3 km)||SW|
|Hostal Nicolas De Ovando||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.3 km)||SE|
|Guest house||0.2 mi. (0.2 km)||S|
|Hodelpa Caribe Colonial||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.2 km)||S|
|Hotel Conde De Penalba||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.1 km)||S|
Energetic guests might additionally be taken in by the area because of the ample availability of open-air activities. Museum guests also interested in golfing will surely enjoy heading over to nearby Isabel Villas Golf. If golf doesn't tickle your fancy, you might want to head over to Montesinos Beach, which is the closest coastline to visit. But, multiple beach and golf options stand in the region. Museum visitors will also find plenty of other interesting places to get away from the sun in this general vicinity. You'll find two nearby attractions -Cord House and Casa Del Cordon- both of which are found a short distance from the museum.
The museum is open Monday through Saturday from 9:00am until 5:00pm.
Admission into the museum is free; though the bar at the end of the tour is not.
Phone Number: (809) 685-5111
Location: Isabel la Catolica, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic
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