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Home to a large collection of works by Trinidad artists and a number of exhibits on the cultural history of the island.
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Frederick St. 117, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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+1 868-623-5941
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Reviewed 6 days ago

While the exhibits hold many interesting things, the National Museum is in dire need of a larger location and exhibits outlining the 1970 Black Power Uprising and the 1990 Attempted coup. Still a decent visit for anyone wanting to learn more about our nation's history...More

Thank devinquanking
Reviewed 1 August 2018

One the west side of the Savannah is a row of magnificent, distinct per colonial mansions. One of the most interesting is the National Museum and Art Gallery. I did not go inside as it was too late each day. But, I stopped and took...More

Thank TravelQ6492QE
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Well worth a visit but, not very impressive for a Museum representing Trinidad & Tobago. But I suppose it shows the poverty in this beautiful country.

Thank Glendanicholson
Reviewed 31 May 2018

This gorgeous example of Trinidadian architecture just seems very inviting fro the street. Even better once you are inside.

Thank yachtsbyyo
Reviewed 18 May 2018

We enjoyed our visit to the National Museum and Art Gallery! Topics included: colonization - sources of economy and industry - the people. Nice exhibits on sports - wildlife - geology. Enjoyed the photography gallery! Several groups of school age children but they were well...More

Thank Dr Tim T
Reviewed 20 March 2018

My wife and I walked here from the hotel and it was very nice. I especially loved the wood carving on display. The art work was fantastic as well. Oh admission is free.

Thank Miguel R
Reviewed 6 March 2018

had a history of the area and many cultural exhibits.the upper floor had a display of local artists that was entertaining

Thank c b
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The building of the museum itself is ver pretty. When I walked in, a women sat at the entrance and didn't say anything. Except that I had to place my bag in a locker. Not quite a friendly welcome. The information wasn't really nice displayed:...More

Thank MeInTheClouds
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The old building is beautiful and the interior reflects this structure with small rooms sometimes curved and hidden. I liked the museum very much. I was very impressed with the amount of explanations and interpretations of every item on display. Some of the exhibits were...More

Thank reise-tanta-di
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Gives a good history about the Island with old pictures. How the Island was colonised and later developed by the Europeans. From spices to sugar cane and how slaves were brought in to work. Fell sad about how they were treated and now they have...More

Thank yapaw2016
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