Junkanoo World Museum & Arts Centre, Nassau

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#4 of 17 in Museums in Nassau
Looking for a one stop shop for all of your junkanoo needs? Then look no further than "Junkanoo World Museum & Arts Centre". While there, take a walk through Junkanoo history in our beautiful Junkanoo Museum. Also visit our Junkanoo Gift Store where there are beautiful handmade Bahamian pieces at great prices.

Looking for a place to relax and have extravagant down-home food after a long week..Junkanoo World is the place. Saturday, 3pm-until, the Junkanoo World yard transforms to an anti-drama "chill zone". **Website is under construction Using our online itinerary creator, Nassau attractions like Junkanoo World Museum & Arts Centre can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • An incredible behind the scenes look at the Junkanoo festival and costumes and everything that goes into making them. You get to hear first hand from 5th generation family members about business and.....  more »
  • We had a great time here, excellent history and a fun tour Loved playing the drums. we visited on a jeep tour. Gift shop was nice, people very friendly , had a great time. thanks  more »
  • Tucked off the main drag this museum is well worth a visit. You will experience the native Bahamian culture through costume and music. It's interactive, culturally enlightening, and simply...  more »
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  • This place is really cool! Try on authentic Junkanoo costumes, and join in the drum line!
  • Great experience at Junkanoo World!!! Learned about the origin and festivities for Junkanoo and even had a live drum session. I would def recommend, to immerse yourself with the culture!
  • Friendly service that keeps me coming back!
  • Please support this mission. You get tons of history here. Very polite family. They treat you like family.
  • Very nice loved it. Too bad it's tucked away. I would have never known it was there had it not been for a friend who showed it to me. Great place to buy crafts for making artwork
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