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Parque Colon

Calle El Conde | Centro Histórico, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
+1 809-687-4722
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One of Santo Domingo's main gathering places, this plaza has a bronze statue of Columbus at its center.
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Calle El Conde | Centro Histórico, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
+1 809-687-4722
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good t spot to meet people ,even if its your date from Tinder.Close to bars ,restaurants and clubs. People play instruments or painters do their work ,interesting and chill.

Thank Andrzej O
Reviewed yesterday

The heart of the Zona Colonial this is a good place to sit and watch the locals and the occasional troops of zombies from the cruise ships. One side is the cathedral and on the other some pleasant eateries. Small groups of musicians perform on...More

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Parque Colon is in the historic center of Santo Domingo and is part of the Colonial Zone, World Heritage Site (named by UNESCO). This Spanish style square is located on the southern coast of the Dominican Republic on the west bank of the Ozama River....More

Thank rockyjoe
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can visit the park and get to see a bit of dominican culture. You see how people sit in the park and enjoy a cold beer, eat lunch, and watch the pigeons.

Thank ljvillanueva
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a big plaza but it's the center of a lot of activity between the tourists and the locals. There are plenty of benches to sit and watch all of the local color, a few guys playing musical instruments, local school kids walking by, people...More

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the main squares on Calle del Conde with Basilica and restaurants, bars and cafes. Lots of people.

Thank Yjyj2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the major square next to the cathedral and has one of many statues of old Chris and is a pleasant place where people meet and is a center point in any walk through the colonial area.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of people, tourists and Dominicans. Lots of kids on field trips as well. Local music played by local musicians as well. A lot of people came up offering tours on the cheap like 300 peso 7US$

Thank chemiche
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect place to just sit down and relax and enjoy the view. People working, tourists, kids running around. It's so alive. Beware siting under the trees, you may get pigeon poop.

Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This area of the old city in Santo Domingo is beautiful, easy to get around in, and offers incredible history. The statue of Christopher Columbus sits in front of the Cathedral he began in the early 16th century. Though we could not get inside, the...More

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