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National Pantheon (Pantheon Nacional)

C/ Las Damas | Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo 10210, Dominican Republic
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This 18th-century Jesuit church is the resting place for many of the greatest Dominican heroes.
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C/ Las Damas | Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo 10210, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Pantheon is a rather overblown celebration of Dominican military heroes. It is not well informed in terms of English language material The building itself is old but one would not necessarily know it from the interior. One can take it all in in 15...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 4 days ago

The building began in the 18th century as a Jesuit church, but when the Jesuits were expelled from the Spanish Empire in 1767, the building was converted to other uses, including a warehouse, a school, a theater and an office building. Today, the building serves...More

Thank Yair1515
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was no entrance fee, no audio guide, so not much information, which was a shame. Would have enjoyed to learn more.

Thank Yjyj2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very historic building in Santo Domingo but do not expect a great deal of information in English and you will need to rely on a guide to advise you what it is all about. Interesting place not to be missed.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Very important historic place in Dominican Republic. It is interesting and help you know more about Dominican Republic and the founders of the Republic.

Thank German A
Reviewed 12 October 2017

when you do your walking tour around Zona Colonial, you have to visit the National Pantheon. its worth a stop.

Thank michael c
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have spend whole day visiting Santo Domingo. It was really nice and HOT :). We have seen a lot of historical places and monuments. I have to admit National Pantheon is a very nice and worth to see. We have booked this tour directly...More

Thank Magdalena M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Stop by for few minutes while walking streets of Zona Colonial. Not much special but it is part of historical district.

Thank Konstantin Y
Reviewed 24 July 2017

a rather featureless shrine, outside architecture is interesting, would not plan more than a 10 minute visit

Thank tattard
Reviewed 1 July 2017

First how to get there ? Simply by discovering the spanish aera of Santo Domingo , just after the Diego Colomb castle. Guides are waiting for you and give us interesting explanations suchas the Dominican flag with the " open bible" and many others things...More

Thank Alain P
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