The Museum Of Belize

Type of Attraction

  • History of Belize
  • The Museum Art Class
  • Event Tours
  • Belizean Art

About Location
The Museum of Belize is an art and history museum. Located in Belize City, this museum was built between the years of 1854 and 1857 while Belize was still under Britain's rule, and initially served as a prison. It was later transformed to The Museum of Belize in 2002. The museum is divided into three sections: History, Exhibits and Activities. The museum of Belize strives to provide inclusive history and learning experiences of Belize's history and Culture.

To learn more about the museum, watch our video above, or read our blog.

Opening Hours:
9am to 4:30pm, Tuesday through Saturday.
(Closed on Mondays and National Holidays)
Phone Service, Parking
Whats Nearby
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Phone Number:
+501 225 3082
Gold Certified:
Belize City
Central Coast
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Poor excuse for a museum
NO Mayan artifacts as they were removed a long time ago according to the docent! Only old bottles, stuffed birds, modern paintings and a history of slavery. Not worth the entry fee
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