The Old Archbishop's Palace

The Old Archbishop's Palace (HM26GF)

Location: Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional 10210
Country: Dominican Republic

N 18° 28.287', W 69° 53.055'

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Vestigios del Antiguo Palacio Arzobispal, construido en el primer tercio del siglo XVI. Fue la residencia del Jefe de la Iglesia Dominicana desde entonces hasta 1933. Sus recintos albergaron conspicuas figuras como la de los arzobispos Davila, Padilla, Rodriguez, Portillo, Cocchia, Merino y Nouel. Sirvio de albergue provisional de tropas y en sus patios se lidiaron toros. También estuvo el Colegio Dominicano de la Salle.

English translation:
Vestiges of the Old Archbishop's Palace, built in the first third of the 16th century. It was the residence of the Head of the Dominican Church from then until 1933. Its premises housed conspicuous figures such as that of Archbishops Dávila, Padilla, Rodríguez, Portillo, Cocchia, Merino and Nouel. It served as a temporary shelter for troops and bullfights were often held in its yards. The Dominican School of La Salle was also here.
HM NumberHM26GF
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Date Added Saturday, March 31st, 2018 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)19Q E 406639 N 2042574
Decimal Degrees18.47145000, -69.88425000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 18° 28.287', W 69° 53.055'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds18° 28' 17.22" N, 69° 53' 3.3" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Calle Arzobispo Meriño, Santo Domingo Distrito Nacional 10210, DO
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