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.

Exhibits

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

Hillsborough is a good option for those wishing to visit The Carriacou Museum, since travelers to this area of Grenada will be excited to have convenient access to the museum during their visit. There is a reasonably varied selection of hotels in the area around the museum.

Hotels near The Carriacou Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Ade's Dream Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.5 km) NNE
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

If you're looking for some great outdoor opportunities, consider Hillsborough Beach, the beach closest to this museum.

Information

Operating Hours

Call the museum ahead of time for the exact hours of operation.

Payment

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

Website: http://carriacoumuseum.org/

Email: carriacoumuseum@gmail.com

 

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