The Carriacou Museum

Located in the second oldest cotton ginnery in the world, The Carriacou Museum is located on Paterson Street on the small island of Carriacou. This museum is privately financed, surviving mainly on public donations, and the Carriacou Historical Society ensures that each exhibit is historically accurate.


As you tour the museum, you will find a collection of Amerindian and African artifacts, as well as a collection of pieces from the colonial era.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Hillsborough if you plan on visiting The Carriacou Museum, as those visiting this part of Grenada will have convenient access to the museum during their visit. Though this location isn't swarming with tourists, you'll still find a handful of hotel booking options to pick from.

Hotels near The Carriacou Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel Laurena Hotel -- --
Green Roof Inn Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.3 km) ESE
Silver Beach Cottages Cottages -- --
Grand View Hotel Hotel -- --
Bogles Round House Cottages 1.5 mi. (2.4 km) NNE
Bayaleau Point Cottages Cottages 2.7 mi. (4.2 km) ENE

Location and What's Nearby

The museum has the benefit of being in a good location for visitors who are looking to choose from several dining options. The most convenient restaurant is Patty's Deli, which dishes out American meals. The eatery is a slight ways off, but far-removed enough that you will decide to plan on employing a particular means of transport to arrive. Also near The Carriacou Museum you and your group will find restaurants like Laurena’s Restaurant and Bar and Slipway Restaurant where you and your party will want to try a bit of Caribbean cuisine and experience the Grenada culture.


Operating Hours

The opening and closing hours for The Carriacou Museum are not readily available, meaning your top chance at success is calling early to make certain the attraction will be up and running during the time you and your companions aim to head over.


Annual memberships are available at the following prices: Junior Member (aged 16 and under): EC$10.00 Member: EC$25.00 Friend: EC$ 100.00 Patron: EC$1000.00 Sponsor: EC$1000.00

Contact Information

Phone Number: (473) 443-8288



Location: Peterson Street, Hillsborough, Carriacou


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