Parque Independencia, Santo Domingo

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Visit Parque Independencia to learn about the history of the Dominican Republic and the island's struggle for independence. Surrounded by busy streets, this park offers a peaceful ambiance and serves as an ideal spot to catch a breather from sightseeing. Within the tranquil park you will find Altar de la Patria, which holds the remains of the country's three founding fathers. Add Parque Independencia to your Santo Domingo travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Santo Domingo vacation generator.
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  • July 23, 2017
    A quiet and clean place, ideal for spending some time with sitting on a bench under the trees. The park itself is very well maintained. A row of statues depicting important persons of Dominican histor...  more »
  • July 20, 2017
    Great men and the women of the nation have their bust. The monument houses the statue of the three main. Interesting tour
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  • July 18, 2017
    Located on the edge of the old town. Very clean and well kept. With a bit of time (unfortunately very little shadow) can be the time of independence tendencies are evocative in the history of the Dominican Republic dive, ESP.
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  • June 7, 2017
    Honestly, it didnt look that well maintainted. I guess the Dominicans have sentimental value about this place but this place was just average.
  • January 13, 2017
    Is not the same as it used to but you can get some useful information about the independence of Dominican Republic and the surrounding fence always show something different about the Dominican culture and some social and political events, is updated every month with a new subject with a lot of pictures
  • April 18, 2017
    Very nice photo spot with independence hero memorials and an eternal flame.
  • January 23, 2017
    Nice place to take some pictures. Wait for the soldiers to fold the flags!
  • January 6, 2017
    Nice small historical place. Go see statues and grave of founding fathers

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