We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ecomusee Creole de la Guadeloupe

Route de Sofaia, Sainte Rose 97115, Guadeloupe
+590 590 28-6798
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Go there!

We went there with no special expectations and became very enthusiastic about what we saw. There... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Rolf S
,
Nice, France
via mobile
Quirky museum, full of interest but rather run-down.

If you like botany and local history and culture, then this the place for you. However, many of the... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2016
ChristopherJLawton
,
Puylaurens, France
via mobile
Read all 113 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Creole ecomuseum, makes you discover the traditions, the culture, the history(story), the healing and aromatic plants the wealth of our numerous vegetables, roots and fruits of Guadeloupe. Without forgetting our spices and a space representing our 32 municipalities.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
14 Jan 2018
“Go there!”
27 Nov 2016
“Quirky museum, full of interest but rather run-down.”
LOCATION
Route de Sofaia, Sainte Rose 97115, Guadeloupe
CONTACT
Website
+590 590 28-6798
Write a ReviewReviews (113)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We went there with no special expectations and became very enthusiastic about what we saw. There are all kind of bushes, trees and spices. To see the fruits growing on various trees, even some we never had seen before was realy amazing. The visit to...More

Thank Rolf S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

If you like botany and local history and culture, then this the place for you. However, many of the exhibits are amateurish or in need of refurbishment. To have an explanatory panel about a plant, and no plant visible, is unacceptable. But the museum kept...More

Thank ChristopherJLawton
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 March 2016

The ecomusee has some wonderful flora and fauna as well as some information on history of Guadeloupe that's interesting. However, it's a pretty small place and doesn't take long to get through as there just isn't much to be seen. In my opinion, it wasn't...More

2  Thank MllePoupee
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Interesting garden and museum, with a reasonable admission price. We visited as part of an overpriced cruise tour, led by a guide generally knowledgeable of the island, but not well versed in the flora/flauna housed within the garden. With a better guide, this could have...More

2  Thank Anthony D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 February 2013

we really enjoyed our visit to the museum, lovely garden with clear descriptions of plants. We liked the videos made of children taking part in different activities. Thanks for the very tasty cup of chocolate!

2  Thank theresejamin
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 16 hotels in Basse-Terre Island
Habitation du Comte
90 reviews
3.87 km away
Aquarelle's Villas
30 reviews
5.86 km away
Caraib'Bay Hotel
293 reviews
7.63 km away
Tainos Cottages
55 reviews
8.08 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Le Poulpe
130 reviews
3.40 km away
l'Habitation du Comte
71 reviews
3.90 km away
Pam
104 reviews
7.82 km away
Chez Olivier
38 reviews
3.42 km away
Nearby Attractions
Plage de la Perle
608 reviews
7.96 km away
Musee du Rhum
300 reviews
2.72 km away
Anse Tillet
75 reviews
7.70 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ecomusee Creole de la Guadeloupe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit