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National Gallery of the Cayman Islands

Esterley Tibbits Highway, George Town KY1-1002, Grand Cayman
+1 345-945-8111
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Surprising!

Took a rainy day to visit this gem, and well worth the time. The Gallery features changing exhibits... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan H
Know Your Cayman History

I recently spent an afternoon at the gallery. It is a free attraction and worth a couple of hours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stevey1612
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The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands' (NGCI) new purpose built 9,000sq ft facility houses the Cayman Island's national art collection, a gallery for temporary exhibitions, a lecture theatre, education centre, art library, sculpture garden and café. The gallery's busy schedule includes 75 art happenings per month, up to 8 exhibitions a year featuring Caymanian and International artists and several large scale community arts events.
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  • Average7%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Esterley Tibbits Highway, George Town KY1-1002, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a rainy day to visit this gem, and well worth the time. The Gallery features changing exhibits that relate to the island in a variety of media. But the permanent exhibit, though not expansive, showcases many aspects of the culture and history of the...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently spent an afternoon at the gallery. It is a free attraction and worth a couple of hours to take it in. There were a couple of interesting exhibits on display. One was an artist 35mm film that had been "destroyed" or altered with...More

Thank Stevey1612
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our brief visit to the national museum. Although small, it is well laid out and covers a lot of natural and cultural history of the area. We enjoyed the video.

Thank Tony V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to learn some history of Caymans and learn about its people. It is inexpensive and also has a small shop.

Thank Svidas
Reviewed 6 January 2018

I visited here as part of a food tour and was pleasantly surprised. Kerri-Anne guided us through 50 Year’s of Cayman art from rustics to water colors, to the more contemporary rule breakers. There was an exhibit of home arts featuring crotchet and weaving. There...More

Thank SongbirdTeacher
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Fascinating collections showcasing local arts plus contemporary pieces from Caymanians who studied and explored the world to contribute in their hometown. very good presentation of showing the visitors the "usual day like" and hobbies of citizens in this island. Jessica and the receptionist were enthusiastic...More

Thank Steph O
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The National Gallery is showcasing art -- in so many forms, from basketry, ceramics, textiles, fibre, paper, glass, metal, and wood craft by makers who are using traditional and cutting-edge techniques across diverse practices. Everything you see is accessible and interesting. Don't miss it!

Thank Banta_11
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We visited during a culinary tour. It was a refreshing break during our day. Beautiful art and we even met the artist with some works displayed.

Thank frustratedscreenname
Reviewed 16 September 2017

As a creative person, National Gallery is a perfect place to clear my mind and get good vibe! Love outside space for event and just chill, even for a meeting.

Thank Mari0721
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Art with a Caribbean flair. All kinds of media with certain sections changed out every three months. Definitely a place to see at no costs, although donations are appreciated.

Thank islandjim655
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