Folk Museum

This small museum offers a quick look at the island's history, especially during the days of the slave trade. Investigate old relics and check out the old home which houses the museum.


Check out old stone tools, pottery and shipwreck items and pick up a t-shirt or souvenir.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Folk Museum may choose to book their trip in downtown Road Town, since travelers to this area of the Virgin Islands will be excited to have convenient access to the museum for the duration of their trip. Tourists will find several lodgings stationed around the area around Folk Museum.

Hotels near Folk Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Maria Hotel by the Sea Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) ENE
Village Cay Resort & Marina Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) N
Mooring-Mariner Inn Hotel -- --
Fort Burt Hotel Hotel 0.5 mi. (1.0 km) SSE
Treasure Isle Hotel Hotel 0.6 mi. (0.7 km) N
Prospect Reef Resort Resort 0.8 mi. (1.4 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

If you're looking for some great outdoor opportunities, consider Nanny Cay, the most convenient beach to access from Folk Museum.


Operating Hours

The daily schedule for the museum is not readily available, meaning your top option is phoning in advance to confirm the institution will be up and running during the time you and your companions want to visit.


This glimpse into the past is free of charge.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (284) 494-3701 ext. 5005

Location: 98 Main Street, Road Town, Tortola


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