Benque House of Culture

A community center in the old police station in Benque Vieja, Benque House of Culture serves as a meeting place for locals to enjoy the arts -- from live music and dance to visual arts and beyond.

Exhibits

In conjunction with the Community of Artists for Cultural and Historic Endeavors, Benque House of Culture makes sure that everyone in the region has access to the arts. Part of this is a small museum that boasts historic artifacts like logging equipment, musical instruments, old black and white photographs.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Benque House of Culture may choose to book their trip in Banque Viejo del Carmen, since those staying in this area of Belize will be excited to have easy museum access during their visit. There are a large number of lodgings around this museum.

Hotels near Benque House of Culture
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Benque Resort & Spa Resort -- --
Windy Hill Resort Resort -- --
The Trek Stop Lodge -- --
Maxim’s Palace Hotel -- --
Mariposa Jungle Lodge Lodge -- --
Nabitunich The Stone Cottages Cottages -- --
Inn The Bush Lodge -- --

Location and What's Nearby

If you've had enough time on your feet, and are ready to eat, you will be able to choose from a small number of lunch and dinner spots in the vicinity of the museum. The closest place to eat is Tropical Wings Restaurant, which has a menu full of International dishes. Also within reach, you and your companions will come across eateries including Trek Stop Restaurant and Benny's Kitchen where you and your group should be sure to try a bit of Latin American food and enjoy the local foods and culture of Belize.

Information

Contact Information

Location: Banque Viejo del Carmen, Belize

Website: http://www.nichbelize.org/houses-of-culture/benque-house-of-culture.html

 

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