Falkland Islands Museum, Stanley

(4.7/5 based on 130+ 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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  • This is an impressive museum with two floors of displays in the main building and also in several smaller adjacent buildings. I personally loved the Maritime Museum on the second floor of the main bui...  more »
  • This museum is labelled as a 'dockyard' museum. If ships are not your thing don't let this put you off. The museum includes exhibits of many sorts historical, natural and cultural. There is a moving s...  more »
  • Everything you wanted to know about the Falklands in a quaint location. History of the island, original settlers, development and leading up to the Falklands War.