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Enjoyed the setting as I imagined myself living in that setting with its view of Matn Street and... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2015
Chalala R
Detroit, Michigan
quaint and informative

A small 2 roomed museum with friendly staff in the little shop/office at the back. Mainly photos... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2015
Margaret G
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Mar 9, 2016
“HIstory and culture of the Islands--a must”
Nov 9, 2015
To get your cultural fill, stop by this small museum to view its collection of curios and relics from the island's slavery days.
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Reviewed March 9, 2016

Learn about migrations and human trafficking that have shaped the island peoples. A few artifacts from the past.

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed November 9, 2015

Enjoyed the setting as I imagined myself living in that setting with its view of Matn Street and the harbor. Information presented and there is an attendant to help or answer questions.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Chalala R
Reviewed March 12, 2015

A small 2 roomed museum with friendly staff in the little shop/office at the back. Mainly photos but some furniture and other artifacts.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Margaret G
Reviewed March 6, 2015

Very informative and enjoyable - doesn't take more than 1 hour to tour - would recommend to all who enjoy knowing more about the places they visit.

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Alison S
Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very historic with lots of British history attached,a little expensive ,but well worth a visit,indoor seating area with refreshments/drinks,but a little expensive

Date of experience: December 2013
2  Thank Caron R
Reviewed June 18, 2014

Near the old post office, this little museum has displays of home grown, home-spun historical products as well as Amerindian objects and things from the Plantation era, also Rhone artifacts. Worth a look.

Date of experience: January 2014
2  Thank Vyvienne C
Reviewed May 31, 2014

Located on Main Street, the folk museum has some information about the history of the island, including some Arawak/Carib artefacts (amongst others). It's literally just a room, so don't expect something amazing...but it's free, which is always good! There are much better things to visit,...More

Date of experience: June 2013
3  Thank ZEESHANA2
Reviewed February 25, 2014

This museum is really only one room, but an incredible amount of information about the history of the island. Really worth a visit

Date of experience: February 2014
3  Thank Mary2683
Reviewed January 2, 2014

The lady in the museum was friendly. But the museum itself is made of 2 rooms with a small display and some outdated information (they even do not bother to correct out-of-date information, they just write over on the panel!!!). Still, it is FREE and...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank incahueca
Reviewed May 30, 2013

This is a small but very informative little museum. The exhibits are basically a few cases with some artifacts. But there is a wonderful timeline covering most of the walls that walks you through the entire history of the island! Very very informative. Little gift...More

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank MyTwoCent s
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