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Excellent, informative experience

Give yourself plenty of time to visit this museum that is packed with a wealth of information. As... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2019
Shirley6352016
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Ten stars if I could for helping me appreciate Anguilla

The owner/curator of this small museum introduced us to his collection of memorabilia some personal... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2019
gulf-to-gulf
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Houston, Texas
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This museum has artifacts and exhibits on Anguillan history, including the revolution of 1967-1969.
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East End, East End Village, Anguilla
497-4092
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Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Give yourself plenty of time to visit this museum that is packed with a wealth of information. As well as the artefacts mentioned by others, there is a host of stories and information in folders which paint a clear picture of the history of Anguilla....More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Shirley6352016
Reviewed March 17, 2019

The owner/curator of this small museum introduced us to his collection of memorabilia some personal and some donated. He is a writer and some of the best parts of his collection are summaries of key events that he summarized or excerpted from written records, things...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank gulf-to-gulf
Reviewed February 3, 2019

We almost missed this place, glad we didn't, now. I could personally have spent hours there. Surprised all our children enjoyed the visit here. ,

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Jaesun - Michel... J
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

We called in here expecting it to be a brief visit. Hours later we emerged having had a wonderful time. You are met by the owner and curator Colville Petty OBE, a very passionate and faithful keeper of all things Anguillian, who gives you an...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Lynette L
Reviewed March 24, 2018

This was created by Colville Petty THE historian of Anguilla, someone I had the privilege of meeting and he is a gracious man. I was sad to see this place so damaged because I wanted to visit the museum. No doubt it will be open...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Jane L
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Fabulous collection of island history. The museum was well organized and a must see for someone interested in history and local culture.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

I visited this museum, as part of a trip to discover Anguilla. My father Ron Onions had covered the 'revolution' on the island at the end of the sixties. I had a child's view of what had happened but this heritage collection helped me to...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank SarahOnions
Reviewed April 24, 2016

This is an incredibly fantastic museum on Anguilla's history. If you care at all about the culture and people of places you visit, this is a must on your visit to Anguilla! Please be sure to see the gift shop and donate to keep this...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank JustAnotherBH
Reviewed April 14, 2016

We waited until our last day to visit the collection but wished we has done it at the beginning of our vacation. There is so much information available that it would have been nice to have those details as we travelled the island. You could...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank MamaIv
Reviewed April 12, 2016

This little gem of a museum is one man's life-long labor of love telling the story of the people of Anguilla. Mr. Petty, the curator, has collected and curated an amazingly thorough, thoughtful and professional presentation of the history of the island. The history of...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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