The first cathedral in Americas, built between 1521 and 1540. It carries great significance to the West.
La Puerta del Conde was the main entrance to the fortified city of Santo Domingo, named to honor Governor Captain-General Bernardino de…
Shady park with Columbus statue is one of the gathering places of Dominicans. Busy and quiet at the same time.
The very first hospital of the New World. Built already in the 16th century, but destroyed by a hurricane only in 1911.
Western door to the city of Santo Domingo as part of original wall. Named because people rushed through it to escape natural disasters.
Antonio de Montesinos or Antonio Montesino was a Spanish Dominican friar who was a missionary on the island of Hispaniola.