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Small museum, art gallery and shop

This is a lovely place. The entrance fee of the museum is 2 euro. It gives you access to the area... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
maevanderwaal
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Lelystad, The Netherlands
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Stop here!

Perhaps you’re heading east of Saint Vincent looking for souvenirs at the House of Coconuts, where... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
healthlaw
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Hastings on Hudson, New York
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Unique concept melting an historic museum, an art gallery and a beachwear shop...
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1 Pointe des Chateaux, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely place. The entrance fee of the museum is 2 euro. It gives you access to the area where history and modern art come together. There is an English text available of the history part of the exhibition. The modern art (mainly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank maevanderwaal
KREOLWESTINDIES, Propriétaire at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

What a nice comment ! Thanks ! Vincent NICAUDIE

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perhaps you’re heading east of Saint Vincent looking for souvenirs at the House of Coconuts, where you’ll get typical tourist stuff that you could buy anywhere. Do yourself a favor and stop at Kreol West Indies first. It’s on the way and offers real local...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

Fantastic look into the past coupled with a great collection of Caribbean artists. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Katya K
KREOLWESTINDIES, Propriétaire at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Thanks for your kind comment ! Best regards. Vincent Nicaudie

Reviewed 6 December 2018

Called by during a squall to see interesting local artistic interpretations and the historical context, worth a diversion on the way down or way back from the point, parking and situated by the road.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Charles F
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Museum part was amazing, enter costs 2 EUR, guy can tell you everything. A lot of history there. You can buy things made from recycling materials,.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Inga E
KREOLWESTINDIES, Propriétaire at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thanks for your kind comment ! Best regards Vincent Nicaudie

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Stopping by this combination local art, crafts, and wears store and museum was a great decision before climbing to the cross at the end of the beach. My wife and I loved the local items for sale--she bought a high quality recycled bag--and loved the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank John K
Vincent N, Propriétaire at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Thank you very much for this kind comment ! Very glad you enjoyed. Best regards. Vincent Nicaudie

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Very interesting art gallery + unique souvenir shop. We were given an english guide to read while taking a tour around the gallery. Traveling through time and learning about the islands history and influences from around the world. The curator was very nice and helpful.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank clemens m
Vincent N, Propriétaire at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thank you very much for your kind comment ! Best regards. Vincent Nicaudie

Reviewed 7 December 2017

Several shops - all small - at the east end of the island. It's worth stopping here to walk through the place and pick up a few knick-knacks.

Date of experience: February 2017
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KREOLWESTINDIES, Gérant at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for your comment. Best regards. Vincent Nicaudie

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Little tiny roadside museum and art gallery. Curator speaks English and can answer questions. You may plan to spend 30 minutes or so in the "museum." The other half of the building is an art/craft gallery with some nice original stuff, prints, crafts, etc... Definitely...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Vincent N, Propriétaire at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks for your kind comment ! Best regards. Vincent Nicaudie

Reviewed 11 March 2017

For me, Kreol West Indies was the most interesting stop that I made for a culture vulture hit during my recent trip to Guadeloupe ... I really enjoyed the mis en scene of the collection: a delightful mixture of the old, the not so old,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Sam P
Vincent N, Propriétaire at Kreol West Indies, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you very much for this kind comment ! Glad you enjoyed. Best rgds. Vincent

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