Guyana National Museum, Georgetown
(3.1/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web)
Head to Guyana National Museum to learn about Guyana's natural and cultural heritage. The first floor tells the story of the nation's history, with display models of boats, historical buildings, and forts. (Look for an old car used by the president.) Continue upstairs, which covers natural history, complete with a taxidermied lion and other animals. Also, look for the model of a giant sloth, reconstructed based on fossils found in the country. You can also browse displays on local plant life and other objects, such as precious stones. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Guyana National Museum by using our Georgetown vacation planner.
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  • This visit brought back a lot of childhood memories after many years. Visited with a friend from Mauritius and he was very impressed and happy to see a replica of the dodo bird in the museum. The gian...  more »
  • Spent a week in Guyana and decided to visit the Guyana National Museum in Georgetown. First of all it's difficult to find, tucked away near the market, with no obvious signs to it. When we did find it...  more »
  • This museum gives a good smattering of Guyanese culture and nature - it could not compete with Europe's best museums, but that's not the point: well worth a visit. 
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  • It's in here I learn about the books the present wrote. It's amazing what's inside. Check it out!!!
  • good museum but needs to be much larger i believe
  • Staff is terrible
  • Great place to see experience some history and native animals that comes from Guyana...
  • The experience was a pleasant one except I feel like the staff there are being paid to sit around and do nothing.