Falkland Islands Museum, Stanley

(4.7/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Get an in-depth look into the local heritage at Falkland Islands Museum, which exhibits the early history, way of life, and natural environment of the islands. Inside this small museum, set by the water's edge, you'll find everything from specimens of native birds to ship bells and maps, plus peculiarities such as a mug with a moustache protector. Keep your eye out for a 15-minute video of the Argentinian invasion and subsequent 1982 war. The powerful video is narrated by children who witnessed the conflict. Make Falkland Islands Museum a centerpiece of your Stanley vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Stanley travel itinerary maker.
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  • We spent a few hours walking round Stanley and unsurprisingly very British with Post Office, red post and telephone boxes outside. Museum was extrememely interesting with many seafaring and home-makin...  more »
  • It really is ' the historic heart ' of the Island! We only had an hour for our visit - but could have spent a day there! Add the fact that the staff were superb - obviously very proud of their heritag...  more »
  • Quite complete. An excellent way to learn about the history of Falkland and also how it happened the war of 1982. Has enough information on the outside too, but if you want something more complete, visit the Museum
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