Santo Domingo Ecuador, Zaracay Park

Joaquin Zaracay Park, is known as the Central Park of Santo Domingo. It is a green area amidst all the bustle of the city so hectic, has been there since 1954, making it the oldest park in the city. It is one of the most famous of Santo Domingo for its original topography and its numerous attractions. In the middle of the park stands the enigmatic figure of Joaquín Zaracay.

Data of interest

  • City:Santo Domingo
  • Sector:Center
  • Address:Ave. Quito and Tsachila
  • Schedule of attention:Daily
  • Cost of revenue:Free



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Information of Zaracay Park

Since its inception Zaracay Park has witnessed the events of civic, social, political and religious bearing on the development of the city of Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas.

He was baptized Zaracay Park christened on 17 October 1957, in honor of the first Governor of Colorado. At its inception the park consisted of a square and a national baseball stadium where some houses were small.

Construction Zaracay Park was a reality, thanks to the inhabitants of the city, which made work parties, where they were located 17 cement benches to honor the existing provinces in Ecuador and about 15 trees of different species.

Then, we make some changes: as planting grass and ornamental plants, write the name of Park Zaracay with flowers in the pool. Also, the Catholic Church to present to build the first temple and build the Ecclesiastical Parish of Santo Domingo.

Also, a long history of this beautiful park has in the center of the park was a great kapok tree, where it was believed that at the bottom of it were buried the documents confirming the name of Santo Domingo.

In short, we need to know Joaquin Zaracay Park because it is a place where the beauty of nature and the artistic creations come together to create a haven of peace and tranquility in the city.

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