National Palace, Santo Domingo

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Architecture and history buffs should pay a visit to National Palace, where the president's office resides. The neoclassical building dates from the mid-20th century, featuring a design by Italian architect Guido D'Alessandro. You can't access the interior, but the guards may let you get up to the gate to snap a few pictures. Afterwards, take a walk around the area to see some interesting early 20th century residences dotted around. Plan your visit to National Palace and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Santo Domingo travel itinerary maker.
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  • Beautiful presidential palace and gardens. We were not allowed inside but we did get pictures of the grounds , palace and with the guards. Having the military , guns in hand, escorting us across the s...  more »
  • Really interesting with different parts representing the style and decor of various countries throughout the world  more »
  • On the sidewalk for Santo Domingo, is probably the most beautiful building. But can only be seen from the outside, being prohibited visits
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