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Gulisi Garifuna Museum

George Prive Drive, Dangriga, Belize
+501 669-0639
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Interesting

A good stop when you only have a little time but want to do something when passing through. Small... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kevguerra87
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Belize City, Belize
charming and wonderful

This is extremely small in comparison to what we consider a museum in America. They make up for the... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
smaashley
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Chicago, Illinois
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George Prive Drive, Dangriga, Belize
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A good stop when you only have a little time but want to do something when passing through. Small, but very interesting, and the staff are very friendly.

Thank kevguerra87
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is extremely small in comparison to what we consider a museum in America. They make up for the size by offering a great guided tour and oral history. This is better than any history class or quick read. Garifuna history comes to life within...More

Thank smaashley
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Gulisi Garifuna Museum is a must-do to learn about the Garifuna culture, food and music. Audrey, has a great understanding of the history and is an interesting story-teller. She is happy to answer everyone's questions and does not rush anyone along. Tour can be as...More

Thank HopkinsFossil
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

You will love the warm welcome by Mr. Arana, a very knowledgeable and talented young man will take you step by step through the stages of the Garifuna journey into Belize and their accomplishments. He truly is an asset to the culture.

Thank KaydeeBZ
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Our young lady guide did a very good job explaining the Garifuna culture and people in this small museum that had many posters also explaining the history. Nice demonstration on the importance of maize in the culture. Located next to a school where the Garifuna...More

Thank Happy415
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This was a very educational stop on our visit to Dangriga. We had, not surprisingly, never heard of the Garifuna culture before and found the museum to be very interesting. It's on the Hummingbird Hwy just before you reach the main village and worth the...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 29 July 2016

An ideal opportunity to learn about the garinagu, their history, culture and way of life. This cultural museum delves deep into what is truely garifuna.

Thank chamor2547
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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Gulisi Garifuna Museum is a museum that provides information on the local Garifuna culture of the Belizean Caribbean coast. The museum is quite small, the exponates are a bit old and fairly run-down, so that the entry fee might seem high (they charge foreigners more...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Right on the south side of Hummingbird Highway. It's a small museum that tells about the Garifuna people. I had not heard of these people, but they were a mix of central and south African, caribs, and other caribbean natives. After being defeated and relocated...More

1  Thank Narncommander
Reviewed 28 April 2015

even though the signs on the walls were turning yellow and sometimes hard to read, it didnt matter because the explanation was nice to listen too as well, definitely ask to be shown around when you are there

2  Thank Marie M
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