George Price Center for Peace and Development

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Dedicated to presenting the story of George Price, this museum follows the history of Belize's rise from colony to country. Explore various exhibits showcasing Belize's struggles under British Colonialism, and how they were able to unify into a single nation with the help of the Founding Father and first Prime Minister of Belize - George C. Price.

George Price Center for Peace and Development

Exhibits

The centerpiece of the museum are the various exhibits dedicated to George Price and the Independence of Belize. However, the center also hosts various concerts, lecture series, and community improvement programs. Contact them to see if anything special will be occurring during your stay.

Staying Close

Consider staying in Belmopan if you plan on visiting George Price Center for Peace and Development, since travelers to this part of Belize will have easy museum access during their visit. There is a good selection of hotels around the area within the vicinity of this museum.

Hotels near George Price Center for Peace and Development
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Bull Frog Inn Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.8 km) NW
Belmopan Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.4 mi. (0.8 km) SW
Ken Mar’s Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.4 mi. (0.8 km) NW
El Rey Hotel Hotel 0.7 mi. (0.9 km) NW
Hibiscus Hotel Hotel 0.9 mi. (0.6 km) W
Villa San Juan B & B 1.3 mi. (1.3 km) WNW
Yim Saan Hotel and Restaurant Hotel 1.6 mi. (1.7 km) W

Location and What's Nearby

Pretty close-by is Roaring River Golf Course, a fun spot to enjoy outdoor activities in the neighborhood.

Information

Operating Hours

The museum is open from 8:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Thursday, and until 4:00pm on Friday.

Payment

General admission into the museum is free. However, special events and programs may require a fee, generally around $5.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (501) 822-1054

Location: Price Center Road, Belmopan, Belize

Website: http://www.gpcbelize.com/

Email: info@gpcbelize.com

 

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