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Wyannie Malone Museum
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Owner description: A museum showcasing artifacts from the life of Wyannie Malone, the founder of Hope Town.
Reviewed 15 February 2013

I waited till the weather was lousy, which was less than a day total out of six! Nonetheless, it is worth seeing this museum, as it gives some insight into the history and struggles faced by these islands. There was maybe a 20-minute video about some of the Bahamas, which was interesting as well as local exhibits. I'm not a museum person but like to get a little background of a place, especially one as charming as this.

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Reviewed 16 October 2012

Learn a bit about Elbow Cay's history. The loyalists, hurricanes, wrecking, and more! The staff is friendly, seems to be all volunteer and committed to the Cay. Your vacation will mean more to you after an hour here.

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Reviewed 12 May 2012

The museum is set-up like a Loyalist home but has a video room, shell collection, genealogy records & a gift shop. My favorite parts are the old photos of the locals and the harbour especially with the sea planes landed just outside the lighthouse. The museum is run by volunteers and is usually manned but if you ask at Ebb Tide across the lane, they can help find someone. They ask for a small entrance fee which is well worth it. The latest addition is the memorial garden just up the hill and on the ocean. A wonderful place full of colorful plantings and a beachside gazebo.

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Reviewed 8 March 2012

Has a great history of the people and settlers of Elbow and Man o War Cays. Very informative and interesting!

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Reviewed 31 January 2012

An inexpensive passerby. Very informative of the life of Hope Town. I would go through it at least once.

Thank Rinker33
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