Cayman Islands National Museum, George Town

4.3
#2 of 10 in Museums in Cayman Islands
The changing exhibits at Cayman Islands National Museum preserve and display every aspect of Caymanian heritage. Natural and cultural history of the islands remains the focus of this small institution, its centerpiece an engaging audiovisual presentation that offers a good intro into the area's story. Within one of the town's oldest buildings, the museum also includes two rooms of an old jail displaying the graffiti left behind by former prisoners. Using our international travel planner, George Town attractions like Cayman Islands National Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • My wife, grandson, and I ate at a restaurant attached to the museum and while eating we read a number of interesting facts on the walls. We found the information interesting enough that we wanted to l...  more »
  • A lovely building, one of the oldest on the island. $6 entrance fee for seniors, otherwise $8. There's an interesting short film on the history of the island and some decent exhibits downstairs. Upsta...  more »
  • A quaint and slightly odd collection of Cayman history, natural history and the International SCUBA Hall of Fame (?). We had little else to do, due to weather, so it passed the time... but don't know ...  more »
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  • It was a lot bigger than I expected! It's a small Museum but packed full of interesting information and history of the island. I really enjoyed seeing all of the information on the people that live there and the native fauna.
  • Seven Mile Beach very beautiful place had opportunity to Voyage on the amphibious bus Land and Sea very knowledgeable bus director really appreciated his knowledge of the Grand Cayman Island.
  • Not many museums on the island. This one is cute and enjoyable.
  • Very interesting. And the girl at the desk. LOVED HER LIFE
  • A very well organized museum with cool technology enhancements.
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