Guyana National Museum, Georgetown

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
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.
Create a full itinerary - for free!
going to
read all reviews »
  • 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. 
  • This museum has a good collection very well distributed and didactic form the historic account of the country since its discovery by Europeans.
    show original
  • The museum was very good. I liked the history behind everything. The fishes, bones, old car, old cycle, etc etc. But such a shame that the employees were very very bad mannered. All 3 ladies that were...  read more »
  • 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.
Nearby Attractions
Visit for 1​h
Visit for 2​h 30​m
Visit for 3​h
Visit for 2​h 30​m
Visit for 1​h 30​m
Visit for 1​h
Visit for 1​h 30​m