Bob Marley Museum

Photo Credit: © Dubdem Sound Systems

Jamaica is known for a great many things, and one of them is the legend of reggae music, Mr. Bob Marley. The Bob Marley Museum is the former home of Marley, and focuses on the man's life and achievements. Many artifacts from his life are on display, as well as awards and accolades. Additionally, guests can eat lunch at the Queen of Sheba restaurant, where the menu features all of Marley's favorite meals.

Exhibits and Offerings

This museum is dedicated to the works of Marley, and of reggae music in general. Any music fan, reggae or otherwise, may want to make this musical pilgrimage site to priority.

The museum houses a restaurant for its guests to use.

Staying Close

Kingston is a good option for those wishing to visit Bob Marley Museum, because those staying in this region of Jamaica will have easy museum access during their visit. There is a respectable bunch of lodgings in the district nearby Bob Marley Museum.

Hotels near Bob Marley Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Medallion Hall Hotel Hotel 0.1 mi. (2.0 km) SW
Shirley Retreat Hotel Hotel 0.3 mi. (1.7 km) SW
Prestige Hotel Hotel 0.4 mi. (2.6 km) NNE
Christar Villas Hotel 0.5 mi. (2.9 km) E
Mayfair Hotel Hotel 0.6 mi. (1.6 km) WNW
The Spanish Court Hotel Hotel 0.8 mi. (1.5 km) SSW
Terra Nova All Suite Hotel Hotel 0.8 mi. (1.1 km) W

Location and What's Nearby

Even though most guests will like eating on-site during their trip to the museum, there are other options. You won't have a hunger problem if you linger at this museum; you can find an exceptionally large selection of local dining spots within traveling distance. Opa Greek Restaurant and Lounge, which sells Greek meals, is also the most convenient dining option from the museum. Also close-by, you will come across restaurants such as Kushite's Vegetable Cuisine and The Pub Bar and Grill where you and your group should eat some International fare and experience the culture of Jamaica.


Operating Hours

You should call the museum ahead of time to determine the exact hours of operation.


The cost of admission is $20(USD).

Contact Information

Phone Number: (876) 978-2929
FAX: (876) 978-4906

Location: 56 Hope Road, Kingston, Jamaica



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