Head to Guyana National Museum to learn about Guyana's natural and cultural heritage. The first floor tells the story of the nation's history, with display models of boats, historical buildings, and forts. (Look for an old car used by the president.) Continue upstairs, which covers natural history, complete with a taxidermied lion and other animals. Also, look for the model of a giant sloth, reconstructed based on fossils found in the country. You can also browse displays on local plant life and other objects, such as precious stones. Using our world travel planner, Georgetown attractions like Guyana National Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
Plan your trip to Georgetown
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Georgetown
Historic Sites in Georgetown
Hidden gems in Georgetown
Nearby attractions in Georgetown
Side trips from Georgetown
Shopping in Georgetown
Trips to Guyana National Museum by other users
11 days in Georgetown BY A USER FROM BRAZIL Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception St. George's Cathedral Radha Krishna Mandir 24 days in Guyana, Suriname & French Guiana BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC Georgetown Paramaribo Cayenne 43 days in Georgetown BY A USER FROM GUYANA Georgetown City Hall St. George's Cathedral Spas & Wellness 10 days in Guyana BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Georgetown Lethem Orinduik 10 days in Georgetown BY A USER FROM BRAZIL Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception St. George's Cathedral Georgetown City Hall 2 days in Georgetown & Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Georgetown Lethem