Columbus Lighthouse, Santo Domingo
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Visit the monument containing the remains of explorer Christopher Columbus at Columbus Lighthouse and learn about the discovery of America by the West in the attached museum. The building was constructed using plans by a Scottish architect and completed in time for the 500th anniversary of the discovery of the New World in 1992. The structure serves as a mausoleum for the purported remains of Columbus as well as a museum. Walk through to see objects from the era, including a boat from Cuba and Columbian jewelry. With our international travel planner, Santo Domingo attractions like Columbus Lighthouse can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • There's nothing there you not allowed to go inside just take a picture out side that's all so just don't waste your time... 
  • After visiting 3 eyes cenote, we stopped here. We were curious. Columbus s tomb? Who would have known. From the outside, the building is rather unflattering to itself. The interior is simply amazing. ...  more »
  • the distinctive lighthouse of Columbus is a place that you must meet to obtain a good panoramic photos, excellent view and lots of culture...
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