Turks & Caicos National Museum

The Turks and Caicos National Museum is an independent non-profit organization that maintains a wonderful collection of artifacts pertaining to the history of the Turks and Caicos.

Exhibits

Here, you can learn about local histories including everything from natural history to ship wrecks, the slave trade, salt industry and everyday life on the island. They also offer tours of the immediate area. You can enjoy a class that teaches guests the art of traditional weaving or even tour the Heritage House.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Turks & Caicos National Museum may choose to book their trip in Grace Bay, as visitors to this area of Turks and Caicos will have easy access to this museum for the duration of their trip. There are a notable amount of hotels in the region near this landmark.

Hotels near Turks & Caicos National Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Sands At Grace Bay Resort 0.4 mi. (1.2 km) NNW
The Inn at Grace Bay Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.8 km) N
The Somerset On Grace Bay Hotel 0.4 mi. (1.5 km) NW
The Palms Turks and Caicos Resort 0.4 mi. (1.7 km) WNW
Sibonne Beach Hotel Hotel 0.5 mi. (1.5 km) NW
The Mansions Villa complex 0.5 mi. (0.8 km) N
Le Vele Condominiums Resort 0.5 mi. (0.8 km) N

Location and What's Nearby

There are a couple of close-by out-of-doors enterprises to enjoy during down time, when you are not viewing Turks & Caicos National Museum. Museum patrons looking to follow-up with a few holes of golf can do so at the nearest course, Provo Golf & Country Club. Lazy days can also be filled with time at Grace Bay Beach, the closest beach. Although the selection isn't overly extensive, a couple other similar outdoor activities exist in the area. Fortunately, guests will also find a few indoor place of interest within a short distance. The most nearby indoor attraction to this museum is Caicos Heritage House, which can be found a short distance away.

Information

Operating Hours

This location is open Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. On holidays, they are closed. Tours are offered during open hours at 9:15 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11:15 a.m., and 12:15 p.m.

Payment

There is a $5 admission fee, and donations are greatly appreciated. If you would like the benefit of free entry, you might consider becoming a sponsor.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (649) 941-9358 Or (786) 220-1159

Location: The Village, Grace Bay, Providenciales

Website: http://www.tcmuseum.org/

Email: info@tcmuseum.org

 

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