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The lavish building that has been the home and offices of the Dominican president since 1947.
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Reviewed 18 June 2019

Every nation has a parlament as a symbol of the unit. It is also part of the city tour. Heavily guarded military area.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank gTali
Reviewed 8 April 2019

This is the working National Palace for the Dominican Republic. Tourist are not allowed inside the gates, but our driver stopped by for a photo op. There are guards outside and take their job seriously. When I asked “photo pro vavor”? The one understood that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 25 March 2019

Our tour bus passed by this place and stop for people who wants to take pictures at its front gate. We were not able to get in as it is a working palace and understandable for security reason. I still enjoyed seeing it even though...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 23 January 2019

While we did not have an opportunity to go inside, the National Palace is such a beautiful building well worth a photo op. Once the home of the President, it now house the offices of the President and Vice-President of the Dominican Republic. It has...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

A majestic place where a lot is discussed. I had the privilege to work for President Fernandez' first government, and with The World Bank in the Dominican Republic. This is a place where fundamental discussions on improving the life of dominicans, fomenting inclusive and sustainable...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

Not a far walk from anywhere. View of the Caribbean Ocean. You can see the dome from many roof tops of many hotels. Palace guards are very friendly.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Walked around the building.... National palace with common people living around :) Gives a very interesting perspective !!!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

My friend and I toured this site on a Sunday so we couldn't go inside. However we did get ready good photos from outside the gates and it was just cool to see where the Dominician President lived during our visit to the DR.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

The National Palace is in the middle of a neighborhood which makes it very cool. It is closed and you can only walk around. There is park with a plaque for each period for each president. It shows how so few have ruled the country.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank S1PRA
Reviewed 19 March 2018

we couldn't go in as they were preparing it for presidential arrival. But still a beautiful building.

Date of experience: March 2018
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