Naval Museum of the Atarazanas (Museo Naval de las Atarazanas)

4 Calle Colon
Santo Domingo, 99 - Map It
Phone: (809) 682-5834

AAA Editor Notes

Naval Museum of the Atarazanas (Museo Naval de las Atarazanas) is at 4 Calle Colon at the corner of Vicente Celestino Duarte Ave. in the Colonial Zone. On the street of taverns and shops that once served Spanish sailors, this museum chronicles 17th-century maritime life. Exhibits include shipwreck artifacts from the galleon Concepci&#243;n, which sank off the coast in 1641. The museum also chronicles the gold, silver and slave trades. Most exhibits are labeled in Spanish.</br>Note: The museum is closed for renovations; phone ahead to confirm schedule.</br></br>
$1; free (children and students).
Hours: Mon.-Tues. and Thurs.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-1. Allow 30 minutes minimum.