For some persons the most interesting would probably be the historical part of the museum, focusing on TT history and including a lot of pieces from the last couple of centuries. There is also a part concerning natural history and the environment of the islands. However, the best and most interesting part is that regarding (contemporary) visual arts and sculpture.... 更多
The National Museum is open to the public and is free of cost. The museum depicts a variety of historical events that occur in Trinidad and Tobago. The exhibit on oil refinery was very interesting. One thing that really got my attention was the religious celebrations of the two major ethnic groups living on the island. Information was presented to... 更多
If you like museums, you'll likely find this one pretty interesting, as they cover quite a bit! There's plenty of information on the founding of the country, some of the wildlife, etc.
There is a lot of local history there, but the place needs an upgrade. Very nice old building, but the exhibits could be better displayed. Not a well maintained building, but still a great visit
When you visit this Museum you are able to see some of the Costumes on exhibition that were worn by Masqueraders at Carnival times gone past. This is in addition to other artifacts that are on display
lovely building and some good exhibits but sadly gallery was closed. could do with spending some money on the place. supposed to be best attraction in this historic capital
This is a quiet and wonderful tour to learn the history of Trinidad, which was named after the Trinity due to the 3-hills in the northern mountain range. There were many famous art works and painting by many island artists and statues by many local sculptors.
It was really an enlightening experience for me visiting for the first time. It captures the development of Trinidad and Tobago from its physical birth; as seen in the Geology display; through is tough years of slavery and indentureship to its independence and expressions of freedom as told by it awesome displays of art in the art gallery.