National Museum of Natural History (Museo Nacional de Historia Natural)

Av Maximo Gomez
Santo Domingo, 99 - Map It
(809) 689-0106

AAA Editor Notes

National Museum of Natural History (Museo Nacional de Historia Natural) is on Ave. César Nicolás Penson in the Plaza de la Cultura. Exhibits focus on the natural characteristics and ecology of the island, from its creation to future developments. Of note is an extensive collection of mounted birds and fish. A planetarium offers simulated views of the stars and planets. A library houses materials covering biodiversity and natural resources. Food is available.
Museum $1.25; 60c (ages 0-12 and students with ID). Planetarium 75c.
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 9-5, holidays 9-4.