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The Junkanoo Museum of The Bahamas

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Fun to Do- especially on a rainy day

The celebration is like Mardis Gras, but with cow bells and drums. It is a colorful festival. Many... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
CONSTANCE B
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fun place to stop by

I was able to attend the grand opening of this museum. you can see and learnignabout the very... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
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6 Jan 2019
“Could not find this place.”
2 Oct 2018
“Looking for things to do in Freeport”
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# 3 Yellowpine Street, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
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Reviewed 6 January 2019

One of our party was very keen on visiting this place. We drove the street several times and even asked where it was. We never found it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great little place to visit, wealth of information about Junkanoo. Kids would love to go there with the interactive activity of making a flag. Was fun for Adults too!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank msnicee48
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We spent an afternoon trying to find this place. We found a flooring shop that has replaced it after the last hurricane.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank mm5282016
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The celebration is like Mardis Gras, but with cow bells and drums. It is a colorful festival. Many clubs spend all year on making their out fits. This is a cute little museum, and a great way to spend an afternoon if the weather is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank CONSTANCE B
Reviewed 9 September 2016

I was able to attend the grand opening of this museum. you can see and learnignabout the very colorful and amazing costumes. The family that runs this museum are a pleasure to talk with and learn the history of Junkanoo and the culture found in...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank RecipeForTravel
Reviewed 4 September 2016

My husband and I came with a tour. It was well worth the hour or so it took. It was a chance to get a look at the history of the island. The costumes are gorgeous. I wish the museum allowed photos so I had...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank onemorepet
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We visited as part of an organized group, and this was nice. They motivated to make music and dancing and singing, showing a bit the cultural part of the islands. Just going there without a group to see the costumes is nice, but nothing special....More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Alexander Z
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped at this museum on our tour of the island. It is a very interactive spot. The Tour Guide/owner is very entertaining, and really wants each person to take away a better understanding of the musical culture of the people. There is also a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank BassetHound86
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Being told we would need to pay in advance by a day left a very shady taste in our mouths. The museum looked interesting but upon requesting a tour we were asked to come back the next day and pay now. Very odd and kindof...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank John R R
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Today my huband, a friend, and myself visited the museum. We had such a.wonderful time! Aaliyah was our guide and she did a fantastic job! She is so very knowledgeable, sweet, asked us questions. She even shared a beautiful song with us! Thanks for blessing...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank linda s
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