Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology, Georgetown
(3.3/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
Visit Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology to gain insight into the lives of Guyana's earliest settlers. Housed in a wooden building constructed in the 1800s, the museum features two floors of exhibits dedicated to the cultural heritage of Guyana. This institutions was founded on archaeological collections of Dr. Denis Williams and ethnographical collections of Dr. Walter Roth. Books, pottery, paintings, and tools provide an important look into Guyanese culture. Put Walter Roth Museum of Anthropology into our Georgetown travel itinerary maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Georgetown.
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  • Here you can learn how aboriginals lived and lived before the English came to the country! People's fishing gear-Canoes-household items and much more, is on display in this Anthropological museum. This is also the first story about the country of Guyana, which was inhabited by various indian tribes. INTERESTING!
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  • Having been very disappointed with our visit to the Museum of Guyana we were recommended a visit to Walter Roth. The museum is housed in an old colonial house and comprises artefacts from the the hist...  more »
  • This is probably one of the best museums in the country. Has a lot of Rico and is well-accessible and located.
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