Musee du Costume et Tradition

Focusing on the dress and clothing worn by the different segments of society throughout Guadeloupe's history. This side by side comparison will give visitors an interesting insight into the relations between classes and races.


The museum grants guests to explore the various exhibits that cross through time on the island. The owner also serves as a tour guide, and will happy to guide you through the museum answering any questions that you may have.

Staying Close

Musee du Costume et Tradition is located in Gosier, meaning those staying in this region of Guadeloupe will have the benefit of convenient access to the museum during their visit. There is a reasonable selection of lodgings in the area surrounding the museum.

Hotels near Musee du Costume et Tradition
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Auberge de la Vielle Tour Hotel 0.3 mi. (5.0 km) W
Residence Terrasses De Illet Hotel -- --
La Maison Creole Hotel -- --
Karibea Beach Resort Gosier Resort 1.0 mi. (4.5 km) W
La Creole Beach Hotel Hotel 1.1 mi. (4.4 km) W
Canella Beach Hotel 1.1 mi. (4.2 km) W
Mahogany Hotel Residence Resort 1.1 mi. (4.3 km) W

Location and What's Nearby

Musee du Costume et Tradition guests often also make a visit to Salako Beach, a beach in the neighborhood, and a terrific location for those seeking a little fun in the sun.


Operating Hours

The Musee du Costume et Traditions is open Tuesday through Sunday from 9:00am until 5:00pm, with a two hour break in service starting at 1:00pm.


The cost of admission into the museum is €9.

Contact Information

Phone Number: 0590/83-21-70 Or 0690/41-51-90

Location: 1 Perinette, Gosier, Grande-Terre


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