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Minister of Culture José Antonio Rodríguez visits the “La Fortaleza” and reveals exciting plans for the cultural village

During the Casa de Campo high season, Dominican Minister of Culture José Antonio Rodríguez, not only joined us in Casa de Campo for a few of the celebrations, but also for a visit and private tour of “La Fortaleza”, which will be opening as a new cultural village later this year.

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Out with the old in with the new! Work begins converting “La Fortaleza” prison in La Romana to a cultural village

Last Friday the 8th of February 2013 marked the beginning of a great transformation in the town of La Romana, just outside of Casa de Campo. The prison overlooking the Salao river and the Casa de Campo – La Romana tourist port, known locally as “La Fortaleza Santa Rosa de Lima” (the fort), took it’s […]