We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Grenada National Museum

Young Sreet, St. George's, Grenada
+1 473-440-3725
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Worth a visit to see the local History

This was a port of call whilst on our cruise . We found the museum very easily and the history... read more

Reviewed yesterday
PETER T
,
Margate, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for history buffs

This museum has exhibits from both the Amerindian and colonial periods. What I liked best was the... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
TravisTripper
,
Austin, Texas
Read all 160 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Small history museum with galleries on Grenada's Kalinago inhabitants; European influence from the 15th century; and modern history such as, the sinking of Italian cruise ship 'The Bianca C' in 1961, Grenada independence in 1974 and the 1979 Revolution. Displays include collections of Amerindian pottery, canons, from the British/French battles for the island, coppers used during the slave era to process sugarcane, and a mix of objects reflecting the colonial period of the 17th and 18th century.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good49%
  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Young Sreet, St. George's, Grenada
CONTACT
Website
+1 473-440-3725
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (160)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 152 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a port of call whilst on our cruise . We found the museum very easily and the history inside is unbelievable. The artefacts on display are mind blowing. Allow plenty of time to browse the different areas of interest. Admission is cheap and...More

Thank PETER T
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This museum has exhibits from both the Amerindian and colonial periods. What I liked best was the press exhibit upstairs, which has copies of local newspapers from the time of the coup and the US invasion in 1983. It was good to get some local...More

1  Thank TravisTripper
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My wife and I spent a week in Grenada and thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this small museum, where we spent about 90 minutes. We especially enjoyed chatting with a museum employee on the upper level who has created a display of historical newspaper articles...More

1  Thank dgregory50014
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We took a very detailed tour through Grenada's past and even got a chance to see information on the surrounding islands and the first people on the island. Theres also a pretty interesting display in the works upstairs on the history of Grenada through its...More

1  Thank Annabelle R
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Very small. There is a small entrance fee. You get the history of Grenada. Can be done in less than an hour.

1  Thank TravelinAlan
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Three rooms plus a project room upstairs (donations requested in addition to downstairs entrance fee). Interesting enough but not a lot of learning happened. Nice historical setting.

1  Thank Andy_E_PADI
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The museum was just down the street from the House of Chocolate and the entrance fee was about $2 US a person – a small price to pay to learn about the history of Grenada. Unfortunately, they suffered major losses during the last hurricane and...More

Thank Barfly60
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Nice to read/see/learn about Grenada and its history. Cheap price to enter and goes towards helping to keep the museum going.. good to pop in if you have some spare time in St George but your trip wont be spoilt without visiting.

1  Thank Moggy12345
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was a lovely place to visit and did the best with what they had its such a shame that lots of their artifacts were destroed during the hurricane

1  Thank NW001
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Housed in a building with an eventful past in the center of St.George is the museum, which nobody should miss, who is interested in the history and culture of Grenada. There is a lot of historical and cultural information given here, mainly through quite detailed...More

2  Thank saronic
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
BB's Crabback
1,033 reviews
.22 km away
Patrick's Local Homestyle Cooking Restaurant
319 reviews
1.06 km away
Sails Restaurant & Bar
232 reviews
.26 km away
Creole Shack
95 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Fort George
569 reviews
.21 km away
Carenage
301 reviews
.16 km away
House of Chocolate
113 reviews
.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Grenada National Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit