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Address: Corner of Young and Monckton Streets, St. George's, Grenada
Phone Number: 473-440-3725
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Description: Hodgepodge of exhibits including fragments of Amerindian pottery, an old...
Hodgepodge of exhibits including fragments of Amerindian pottery, an old rum still and a grubby marble bathtub that once belonged to Empress Josephine.
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Lovely building,,

Charming museum with lovely touches. Building itself is classic. If your are in St Georges, swing by and support their work.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
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London, England
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London, England
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 NEW

Charming museum with lovely touches. Building itself is classic. If your are in St Georges, swing by and support their work.

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Quebec City, Canada
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68 reviews 68 reviews
38 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

On a side street this historical building houses the museum. The entrance is free with the purchase of the Discovery train ticket. I spent 45 minutes there, but could have spent more if I had read all the displays. I found it very informative, from Pre-Columbian artefacts, to the natural and cultural history of the island, lighthouse, sugar mill artefacts,... More 

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Maraval, Trinidad
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147 reviews 147 reviews
71 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This museum could be so much more if they cared about their history. Underfunded and poorly organised. Some neat stuff on the ground floor but not much of a story line to Grenada's history. The bird displays on the upper floor were old and rotting, the owl display had lost its glass so i suspect will soon be no more.... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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81 reviews 81 reviews
29 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

My wife and I spent about 30 minutes browsing about the Grenada National Museum. I enjoy history so it was neat to view the exhibits, especially the early colonial items. I wouldn't call this a "must-see" but if you have time to kill in St. George's I recommend you stop in and see things you might not otherwise see.

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Lofoten Islands, Norway
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71 reviews 71 reviews
45 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

The museum itself is okay, it is not quite so organized as you will you expect from a national museum and it is a bit dusty. You won't get a deep insight of the history of Grenada, but an okay overview. Don't calculate to use too long time here.

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toronto
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170 reviews 170 reviews
30 attraction reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Downhill from St.Geoge's Fort through the narrow labyrinth of uphill and downhill streets, we came finally to further our education of Grenada at this minuscule Grenada National Museum. This is a center fot the arts and culture opened in 1976, founded by the request of the Government. It's early aim was to give a small visual aid to the understanding... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
18 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We went into St.George's on a Saturday to see the colourful market that had been recommended. We wandered away from the market and down a steep side street and found the museum. It's not interactive like many modern museums but the displays were authentic and told the story of Grenada and its history. It's not a massive place but we... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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168 reviews 168 reviews
57 attraction reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We initially found the museum hard to find as the parking is on the opposite side of the block to the museum. The displays can be shabby but overall the is an interesting visit where some history is learned. N.B. If you walk from the Cruise Terminal go through the Sendall tunnel, a mini adventure in itself and then past... More 

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Topsham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Fairly small museum and be warned that it can be hot and stuffy inside. However, still worth a visit with some excellent displays.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

We cruised to Grenada A whole day we stayed here. One cannot deny this place is really gorgeous. Pedestrians and traffic funnel Through the narrow Sendall tunnel ‘Neath the town and fort (both called St. Georges). The alternative route’s a hill Which is hard for wheelchairs, still Through the tunnel, they drive with more care. A sudden tropical rain shower... More 

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