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Country Dominican Republic

Banco Central de la República Dominicana
World Heritage Site 1990
Colonial City of Santo Domingo

After Christopher Columbus’s arrival on the island in 1492, Santo Domingo became the site of the first cathedral, hospital, customs house and university in the Americas. This colonial town, founded in 1498, was laid out on a grid pattern that became the…

Brutalism 1949
Basílica Catedral Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia