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

Those wishing to visit The Carriacou Museum may choose to book their trip in Hillsborough, as those staying in this area of Grenada will be pleased to have easy museum access during their visit. Even though the area isn't a major hub for tourism, you'll nevertheless find a reasonably varied selection of accommodations to choose from.

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

Those visiting The Carriacou Museum often also make a visit to Hillsborough Beach, a nearby beach, and a place of particular interest for those looking to dig their toes in the sand.


Operating Hours

The opening and closing hours for The Carriacou Museum are not readily available, meaning that your party's smartest option is phoning beforehand to make sure the site is up and running during the time you and your party want to stop by.


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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