People's Museum of Craft and Technology

The People's Museum of Craft and Technology is located in Old King's House in Constitution Square. Throughout the grounds, which is comprised of two buildings and a garden, guests will find examples of crafts, agriculture, and technology as it has come to Jamaica through the ages. There are also relics of the days when slavery was the norm.


The outbuilding features the crafts and technology museum, as well as some agricultural relics. Inside a small building, there is the archeological portion of the museum, featuring scale models, maps, and old prints. Outside in the garden is a fire engine, sugar mill, and water-mill wheel.

Staying Close

The vicinity of Kingston is a good option for those wishing to visit People's Museum of Craft and Technology, because travelers to this region of Jamaica will be pleased to have easy access to this museum during their visit. With only a few hotels in the neighborhood surrounding People's Museum of Craft and Technology, only a little tourist movement should be predicted.

Hotels near People's Museum of Craft and Technology
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Spanish Treasure Hotel Hotel 1.8 mi. (0.9 km) NE
Harlem Resort Hotel 6.4 mi. (7.5 km) E
Hotel Casanova Hotel 6.5 mi. (8.2 km) ESE
Sea Horse Rider Inn Hotel 7.6 mi. (9.4 km) E

Location and What's Nearby

This museum is in a valuable location for patrons hoping to find a fair number of dining possibilities in the vicinity. Garden Chinese Restaurant, which serves Chinese fare, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. KFC March Pen Road and Juici Patties Oasis are a couple other restaurant choices nearby. At Juici Patties Oasis you and your companions can try out Jamaican fare and enjoy the Jamaica scene.


Operating Hours

Call the museum ahead of time to determine the exact hours of operation.


The cost of admission for adults is $2.30(USD), while children cost $0.90(USD).

Contact Information

Phone Number: (876) 907-0322 Or (876) 220-6207

Location: King's House, Hope Road, the vicinity of Kingston, Jamaica


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