Museum of Antigua and Barbuda, St. John's
(3.5/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Take in the history of the island at Museum of Antigua and Barbuda, a small but well-stocked museum providing information on the island's geological history, as well as its cultural and political past. The museum's relatively small size makes it a good place to bring children, who also enter free. You can visit the museum as part of a day excursion in the town, while also having time to see other sights. Be sure to check out the gift shop, which sells local artisan products, including jewelry and pottery. Using our international travel planner, St. John's attractions like Museum of Antigua and Barbuda can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Not a large museum, but worth visiting to find out about Antiguas history. Only $3 dollars admission. Bargain! 
  • This is an old fashioned museum which charts the history of the island from it's creation it's original inhabitants, the slave trade (+sugar plantations) and finishing with Viv Richard's cricket bat t...  more »
  • Worth a visit to this place if you go to St Johns, it has some great info on Antigua's history, a lot of which is quite surprising! 
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  • Nice place to read up on some History of the island
  • If you are interested in Caribbean history you have to visit this place.
  • The information there is very good.......
  • Very interesting, thank you!