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Very interesting, but needs a face lift

Tells the fascinating story of the Garafina very well. Has a display of traditional items and a... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Burnsville, North Carolina
Small but informative museum with knowledgeable staff.

We had a day in Dangriga and enjoy museums so we visited this one to learn about the Garifuna... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Ottawa, Canada
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1 Apr 2018
“Very interesting, but needs a face lift”
12 Feb 2018
“Small but informative museum with knowledgeable staff.”
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

My whole family loved the museum. The exhibits are kid friendly and very informative about this fascinating community. I loved the language evolution over 400 years.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Tells the fascinating story of the Garafina very well. Has a display of traditional items and a good timeline of history. Displays are tattered an haven;='t been updated since 2008

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We had a day in Dangriga and enjoy museums so we visited this one to learn about the Garifuna people. The information posted on the walls has seen better days but the Garifuna poetry and prose is wonderful and they tell a fascinating story of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DrCanadaGoose
Reviewed 12 November 2017

October is slow in Dangriga as they prepare for Settlement day celebration, so I was most fortunate to get a long, detailed tour of the museum. This is a must see for anyone wanting to learn about the Garifuna culture.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

A good stop when you only have a little time but want to do something when passing through. Small, but very interesting, and the staff are very friendly.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank kevguerra87
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is extremely small in comparison to what we consider a museum in America. They make up for the size by offering a great guided tour and oral history. This is better than any history class or quick read. Garifuna history comes to life within...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank smaashley
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Gulisi Garifuna Museum is a must-do to learn about the Garifuna culture, food and music. Audrey, has a great understanding of the history and is an interesting story-teller. She is happy to answer everyone's questions and does not rush anyone along. Tour can be as...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank HopkinsFossil
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

You will love the warm welcome by Mr. Arana, a very knowledgeable and talented young man will take you step by step through the stages of the Garifuna journey into Belize and their accomplishments. He truly is an asset to the culture.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank KaydeeBZ
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Our young lady guide did a very good job explaining the Garifuna culture and people in this small museum that had many posters also explaining the history. Nice demonstration on the importance of maize in the culture. Located next to a school where the Garifuna...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Happy415
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This was a very educational stop on our visit to Dangriga. We had, not surprisingly, never heard of the Garifuna culture before and found the museum to be very interesting. It's on the Hummingbird Hwy just before you reach the main village and worth the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Bruce H
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