The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas, Nassau

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Observe and engage with Bahamian art at The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas. The museum dedicates itself to promoting the history of Bahamian art while supporting contemporary movements and experimental art practice through their exhibitions. Observe pieces in the historic Villa Doyle, a colonial mansion built in the 1860s. Walk around the palm trees and traditional sculptures that fill the garden. The museum showcases both permanent and temporary collections. Pick up some local hand made crafts from the in-house gift store. The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our world travel planner, Nassau Edition.
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  • August 6, 2017
    Very interesting art gallery. The paintings by Thierry were especially memorable. We didn't expect a whole lot but were pleasantly surprised by how wonderful it was.  more »
  • July 29, 2017
    Wonderful exhibitions - beautiful building in a lovely garden setting. Cute little gallery shop with some hand crafts and artworks. Well worth the visit.  more »
  • July 13, 2017
    Located on a narrow quaint street, this small gallery is definitely worth a visit! It contains artwork by local artists depicting life for the locals in the past and present. It gives us an insight in...  more »
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  • October 14, 2016
    Beautiful gallery. Happy I stumbled upon it! nice walk up from the cruise ship. Some really wonderful artworks by Bahamian artists through the centuries are on display. Highly recommend!
  • January 22, 2017
    One of the top places for viewing Bahamian fine art. They also plan interesting events throughout the year.
  • December 30, 2016
    An awesome gallery in a beautiful old Bahamian mansion! Not enough people know about this place or visit it, which is a shame but also allows for a more peaceful setting for those who do.
  • March 8, 2017
    Cool place to stop in and get a feel for the island. Very friendly people!
  • April 20, 2017
    Went there to view my daughter work it was amazing

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