Columbus Lighthouse, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo Este, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic| Map |
Located in Santo Domingo Este, the Columbus Lighthouse is a monument dedicated to Christopher Columbus. It's architecture, designed by Scottish architect J.L. Gleave in 1931, is cross-shaped and represents the Christianization of America. It houses what is believed to be the remains of Christopher Columbus.
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- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
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Most of the interior lies unused, however there are a few libraries and some exhibits inside.
Address: Santo Domingo Este, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic| Map
Phone: (809) 591-1492
Hours: Tuesday - Sunday 9am - 5pm
Price: Adults RD$20 (U.S.$1.25), Kids 11 and under RD$5 (U.S.30¢)