Musée Edgar Clerc

For just a little over a decade, this building has served as a museum that shines a light on the archaeological history of the island. Named for the man whose passions founded it, guests are welcomed to stop in and trace the history of the island through the many artifacts that are on display.

Culturally-minded foreigners determine that it is important to understand as much concerning the history and culture of Guadeloupe as is feasible, and the museum renders that opportunity. Musée Edgar Clerc, like most museums, plays host to mainly permanent exhibitions, which contain the exhibits which continually bring new guests in.

Staying Close

Le Moule is a good option for those wishing to visit Musée Edgar Clerc, since those staying in this area of Guadeloupe will be pleased to have convenient access to the museum during their time there. There is a good selection of hotels in the neighborhood around the museum.

Hotels near Musée Edgar Clerc
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Village De Sainte Anne Hotel 6.3 mi. (21.2 km) S
Hotel Amaudo Hotel 6.4 mi. (21.9 km) S
Hôtel Club Manganao Resort 7.0 mi. (24.8 km) SE
La Plantation Resort Resort 7.1 mi. (27.7 km) SE

Location and What's Nearby

The area immediately around the museum is not what you could be called famous for its diversity of meal options, but visitors willing to explore just might come across a location to enjoy a meal. The nearest place to eat is La Maison du Crabe, which serves Caribbean food. Also near Musée Edgar Clerc you and your group will encounter eateries like Le Mandiana and Maharajah Monty Damencourt where you should try out Indian dishes and experience the flavors of Guadeloupe.


Operating Hours

Give the museum a call before you visit for their operating hours.


Arrive at this institution prepared to give over the price of admission, which your group can learn by phoning ahead of time.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (059) 023-5757

Location: Parc de la Rosette, Le Moule, Grande-Terre


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