Catedral Santa María la Menor

Highly recommended
The remarkable Santa María la Menor Cathedral may have no belfry or bell tower, but is nonetheless a major example of Spanish Renaissance architecture, thanks to a façade adorned with Plateresque, Moorish and Gothic motifs. Within the vaulted triple nave interior, in addition to 14 chapels, there is a mausoleum devoted to Alejandro Geraldini, former archbishop of Santo Domingo, to whom we owe this 16C coral-limestone cathedral. Take a moment to admire the stained glass windows, the mahogany altarpiece and a canvas featuring the Catholic Kings.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Plaza Colón

Nearby tourist attractions

Santo Domingo Jardín Botánico Nacional
Santo Domingo Jardín Botánico Nacional
The Jardín Botánico Nacional is
90 minutes
Museo del Hombre Dominicano
Museo del Hombre Dominicano
The Museo del Hombre Dominicano will
120 minutes
Calle Padre Billini
Calle Padre Billini
The chruch on Calle Padre Billini,
15 minutes
Larimar Museum
Larimar Museum
The Museo del Larimar charts the history
National Museum of Natural History, Santo Domingo
National Museum of Natural History, Santo Domingo
An impressive sperm whale jaw greets
90 minutes
Casa de Tostado
Casa de Tostado
Casa de Tostado, a handsome stately home
30 minutes
See all

Other ideas « Patrimony »

Calle Padre Billini
Calle Padre Billini
The chruch on Calle Padre Billini,
15 minutes
Casa de Tostado
Casa de Tostado
Casa de Tostado, a handsome stately home
30 minutes
Fortaleza Ozama et Torre del Homenaje
Fortaleza Ozama et Torre del Homenaje
Fortaleza Ozama, the first military
90 minutes
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

Museo del Hombre Dominicano
Museo del Hombre Dominicano
The Museo del Hombre Dominicano will
120 minutes
Larimar Museum
Larimar Museum
The Museo del Larimar charts the history
National Museum of Natural History, Santo Domingo
National Museum of Natural History, Santo Domingo
An impressive sperm whale jaw greets
90 minutes
See all