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Cayman Islands National Museum

3 Harbour Drive, George Town, Grand Cayman
+1 345-949-8368
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One of the best museums in the Caribbean, it features changing exhibits on the islands' human and natural history.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gift shop” (25 reviews)
“cayman islands” (53 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
3 Harbour Drive, George Town, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed yesterday

This is an old building situated right in the middle of the George Town shopping area, easily walked to from the port. The beginning of the tour, a video and the downstairs exhibits was very much what I expected and educational, the history and environment...More

Thank LMarie62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed visiting this museum, learning about the history of the Cayman Islands, the people, and the sea that surrounds the islands. It’s definitely worth the time and money to visit.

Thank LotusExplorerTravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stop on leaving our cruise ship. We always like to visit a local museum and this didn’t disappoint. You don’t need to spend too long but there is plenty to see and learn about Cayman Islands

Thank Michelle081
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The museum is a wonderful location to learn about the history of the area, from the time the islands were formed to the diving exploits of those who explore the nearby depths. One can tour the museum in less than an hour, or spend far...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 20 November 2017

It won't take long to tour this museum, and it does provide a great deal of Cayman history, if you are interested in more than just the beach. There are discounts if you mention the Explore Book, so its affordable too.

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The museum is housed in one of the oldest buildings remaining on Grand Cayman, & includes many interesting historical displays. One of my favorites is a room dedicated to diving history which includes many artifacts that I'd never seen anywhere before.

Thank conchasdiver
Reviewed 2 November 2017

My family have now lived in CI for 6+ years and this was our first visit. While other members of my family were in town, we decided to visit the National Museum. We were all very surprised by not only the displays but also the...More

Thank CAYTLien
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This museum was small but great! It was very educational and well maintained. It also has the most economical place to purchase souvenirs. Highly recommend it!

Thank incaprincess254
Reviewed 15 September 2017

A wonderful treasure of Caymanian culture and heritage. They also have a wonderful gift shop. A definite must stop if you are visiting the Cayman Islands.

Thank caymantravelmom
Reviewed 23 August 2017

It is interesting to learn about natural as well as cultural history of Cayman Island - especially when this is interactive (and fun)

Thank Dubravka M
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13 June 2016|
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Response from CINationalMuseum | Property representative |
Hello. Thanks for the question. Unfortunately, we do not have joint tours between the National Gallery and the National Museum at this time. We do have information on the Maritime Heritage Trail at the National Museum for... More