Reggae Xplosion

Photo Credit: © Dubdem Sound Systems

Jamaica is known around the world as the birthplace of reggae music, so what better place is there to learn about the history of the genre? Reggae Xplosion showcases the history of Jamaican music, all the way back to the African influences that started it all. On site are numerous posters and photos, videos show music videos and detail histories, and you can even throw on a pair of head phones and listen to the sounds of each era. The pinnacle of the museum of a replica of Lee "Scratch" Perry's recording studio.

Most guests understand that it is valuable to review as much dealing with the culture and history of the country they are visiting as they can, and this museum allows that occasion. Among the plentiful displays at this attraction, out-of-towners might notice a collection of permanent exhibits. These are the museum's un-moving expositions.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Ocho Rios if you plan on visiting Reggae Xplosion, since those visiting this part of Jamaica will be pleased to have easy museum access for the duration of their trip. With only a few hotels around the region surrounding Reggae Xplosion, only a little foot movement might be anticipated.



Operating Hours

You might want to give the museum a call ahead of time for their operating hours.


The cost of admission is $15(USD), and includes a guided tour.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (876) 675-8793 Or (876) 675-8895

Location: North Coast Highway, Ocho Rios, Jamaica


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