Champ de Mars, Port-au-Prince

Landmark · Tourist Spot
Walk around at Champ de Mars, Port-au-Prince's major park and hub of political power. Afternoon crowds here provide a window into daily life in the capital, when you can gather with locals and chat with friendly street vendors and artists. Peruse the park's several monuments to discover the history of Haiti: the ruins of the national palace, a former army barracks, and statues of Haiti's founding fathers (Pétion, Louverture, Dessalines, Christophe, and Capois). Plan to visit Champ de Mars during your Port-au-Prince vacation using our convenient Port-au-Prince itinerary planning app.
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  • Do not visit this area it is continually the venue for what we call manifieststions or riots gunshots a weekly occur ace , some tear gas over the past month tyre burning nearly every day. This is...  more »
  • We read about this prior to arriving in Mauritius and thought it would be worth a visit. Very laid back and enjoyable. This racecourse is open every Saturday and is the oldest in the Southern...  more »
  • I recently took a colleague from the states to visit the Chanmas area of Port. We walked the streets around it, visiting notable monuments, museums, etc. The best experience was shopping for...  more »

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