Museum Ogier-Fombrun, Montrouis

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Gain an understanding of the somber history of Haitian slavery at Museum Ogier-Fombrun. Set on a beautiful old sugar cane plantation, the museum offers a confronting portrayal of life in the fields. Ask for a well-informed and enthusiastic guide, who can give you and in-depth look at the exhibition, illustrating the enslavement, and eventual rebellion of the people here. Don’t forget your sunscreen and bug spray when you’re out in the grounds. Put Museum Ogier-Fombrun into our Montrouis sightseeing planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Montrouis.
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  • The museum is set in a restored 18th century sugarcane plantation and is very educational and powerful. The guides are knowledgeable and passionate. Their enthusiasm makes you want to learn more.  more »
  • Superb home transformed into a museum dedicated to the history of slavery. Guide to passionate and exciting to do.
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  • This museum is more interesting than that of port au prince. Us have made the trip with dieujuste's tap tap, which included visit Montrouis, small school, public, market planting banana, rice etc... as a merchant with small children. one before noon at a cost of 25.00 + 5.00 us us Museum per person.
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  • Very well maintained small museum with a lot of cultural history artifacts and interesting guided tour ($5 and availavle in English or French)
  • greatest museum I've ever been to.
  • It was useful to know the history of the place.
  • well it is attractive but they should have put more historical items in there
  • Rich in history, great guide!

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