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Altos de Chavon Regional Museum of Archaeology

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A great place to visit at a very reasonable cost

While attending medical school in the Dominican Republic, I had the opportunity to go to Altos de... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Jose A
Munford, Tennessee
History in minutes!

Even though its a small museum, it’s quite informative of the life in the island of Hispaniola... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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Apartado Postal 140 | Altos de Chavón, La Romana 22000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It 's in a beautiful house in Altoss de Chavom, exhibiting temporary exhibitions of works of art primarily from local artists. It also has an associated store where you can buy the pictures

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Reviewed August 20, 2018

While attending medical school in the Dominican Republic, I had the opportunity to go to Altos de Chavon in La Romana Resort to go watch and listen to Mr. Gato Barbieri, a great saxophonist from Argentina, playing my favorite song "Europa" originally written by Carlos...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2018

Even though its a small museum, it’s quite informative of the life in the island of Hispaniola, before the Spanish established their settlements. Its also very confortable, very well presented and its Free!

Thank PMLama
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Happened upon this museum. While it is small, it's well done and super informative. The descriptions are written in both Spanish and English.

Thank Tat723
Reviewed April 20, 2018

This is not so much a museum as it is a retail shop to sell you jewelry. Very nice workers and the jewelry was nice if not a little expensive.

Thank Seancummings
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Tuscany village at Casa de Campo in Dominican Republic. Charming place. Several stores and Restaurants. A must if you are visiting

Thank Richard R
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Best way to learn about the life of original inhabitants of La Hispaniola. Well preserved historic pieces and well done historical counts of events. The best in the country

Thank rhmejia
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Wonderful artifacts and interpretation. The quality of this little museum makes you want to stay and see every exhibit.

Thank Jan d
Reviewed March 18, 2016

Small (free) museum on the history of the peoples of the Dominican Republic located in the Altos de Chavon village.

Thank David R
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Simply done, spotless. Well done for the area. No fees. Easy to understand. English and Spanish descriptions. Some lovely old artifacts.

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