Bank of Jamaica Money Museum

View the history of Jamaica as told through its driving force: money. From the first penny ever spent on the island, to the money of the day, the history of the island unfolds through the telling of how money influenced it all. Visit the Bank of Jamaica Money Museum to view exhibits on the island's currency, past and present.

Culturally-minded visitors feel that it is essential to learn as much in connection with the history and culture of the country they are visiting as is available, and Bank of Jamaica Money Museum offers that possibility. Amongst the numerous showcases at this site, travelers likely will interest in a grouping of permanent exhibits. These are the museum's stable displays.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Bank of Jamaica Money Museum may choose to book their trip in downtown Kingston, since travelers to this region of Jamaica will be excited to have easy access to this museum for the duration of their trip. There is a respectable number of lodgings in the district nearby this landmark.

Hotels near Bank of Jamaica Money Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Villa Lilletha Hotel 2.0 mi. (2.1 km) N
Match Resort Cottage Cottages -- --
Forres Park Hotel 2.0 mi. (2.1 km) N
Caribbean Villa Hotel Restaurant and Bar Hotel -- --
Sunset Inn Hotel Hotel 2.7 mi. (1.5 km) N
Altamont Court Hotel Hotel 2.7 mi. (1.4 km) N
Courtyard by Marriott Hotel 2.7 mi. (1.1 km) N

Location and What's Nearby

Museum guests will have no problem finding a meal, since there is a plentiful supply of dining possibilities within traveling distance. The closest place to eat is Swiss Stores Cafe, which offers International meals. The restaurant is a slight distance off, but out of the way enough that you will need to plan on taking advantage of a particular mode of transport to arrive. Domino's Downtown Kingston and Miss Bobs West Kingston Fast Food are some of the additional dining options close-by where guests can enjoy the local foods and culture of Jamaica.

Information

Operating Hours

The museum is open Monday through Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Payment

Admission into the museum is free.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (876) 922-0750 Or (876) 922-0416

Location: Nethersole Place, downtown Kingston, Jamaica

Website: http://www.boj.org.jm/currency/currency_museum.php

Email: museum@boj.org.jm

 

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