Guernsey Museum houses permanent exhibitions showing the Archaeology of Guernsey, Treasures from around the world held in their collection and the Folklore of Guernsey with an Art Gallery showing 200 works of art displayed ingeniously using pull-out drawers to make the best use of a small space.These are running alongside temporary exhibitions that change throughout the year and the Discovery Room for families housing a Cabinet of Curiosities, old-fashioned games to play and the very popular Timewarp that changes each year. For more details of the exhibitions running during your visit, visit the website. There is also a public art space run by the Arts Commission which shows a rolling programme of local art displays, a café and a gift shop, all housed within the restored Victorian Candie Gardens where you can enjoy fantastic views over the harbour and see the statues of Victor Hugo & Queen Victoria.
Browse the gift shop for quality books and original souvenirs. Café Victoria offers light meals and snacks with lovely views over the harbour and gardens and free band concerts every Sunday afternoon at 3pm. (May-September).
Price: Adults £6.50, accompanied children under 7 FREE, children 7+ and students £2.00, Discovery Pass £18 - An Annual pass that gives you unlimited seasonal entry to Castle Cornet, Guernsey Museum and Art Gallery, Fort Grey and the German Naval Signals Headquarters - all accompanying children 18 years and under go free.
Free Entry to Shop and Café
26 Jan - 22 March: 10am to 4pm
23 March - 4 Nov: 10am to 5pm
5 Nov - 31 Dec: 10am - 4pm
Perry's guide reference: Town Map Page 1