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.

Many tourists believe that it is necessary to understand as much surrounding the history and culture of Guadeloupe as they can, and Musée Edgar Clerc gives that possibility. As with many museums, Musée Edgar Clerc houses several standard exhibits, which consist of the museum's most interesting and relevant exhibits.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Le Moule if you plan on visiting Musée Edgar Clerc, as visitors to this part of Guadeloupe will have easy museum access for the duration of their trip. While this location isn't a major hub for tourism, you'll still find a good selection of accommodations to pick from.

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

There at least a couple neighboring out-of-doors enterprises to enjoy during down time, when you and your group aren't touring Musée Edgar Clerc. Vacationers who enjoy showing their aptitude around the golf course, will be able to do so at the most convenient golfing facility, which is Golf de St-Francois. If you aren't a golfer, there's no need to fret - go over to Arawak Beach, which is the closest coastline to visit. Though the selection might be scarce, a few additional comparable outdoor possibilities can be reached from Musée Edgar Clerc. Luckily, museum visitors will also be close to at least one indoor attraction within a short distance. The most accessible indoor place of interest to this museum is Le Maison du Crabe Museum, which can be found a short distance away.


Operating Hours

You should call the museum in advance to get their hours of operation.


Arrive at this institution with plans to hand over the price of admission, which your group can determine by phoning before you leave.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (059) 023-5757

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


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